Gender Masculine
Usage Persian
Scripts فرهاد(Persian)

Meaning & History

From Parthian 𐭐𐭓𐭇𐭕 (Frahat) meaning "gained, earned" [1]. This was the name of several rulers of the Parthian Empire. Their names are often spelled Phraates after the Hellenied form Φραάτης.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesFərhad(Azerbaijani) Frahat, Phraates(Parthian) Ferhat(Turkish)
Same SpellingFərhad



Sources & References

Entry updated December 7, 2022