Gender Masculine
Usage History
Scripts فردوسی(Persian)

Meaning & History

From the Persian byname فردوسی (Ferdosi) meaning "paradisiacal, heavenly", derived from Arabic فردوس (firdaws), itself of Iranian origin. Ferdowsi was a 10th-century poet and historian, the author of the epic Shahnameh, which tells the history of Persia.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesFirdaus(Arabic) Ferdous(Bengali) Firdaus(Indonesian) Firdaus(Malay) Firdavs(Tajik) Firdaus, Firdos, Firdous(Urdu) Firdavs(Uzbek)


Entry updated December 7, 2022