Gender Masculine
Scripts Ναρσῆς(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Hellenized form of the Persian name Narseh, which was derived from Avestan Nairyosangha. This name was borne by a Byzantine general of Armenian descent who helped restore Italy to the Roman Empire during the reign of Justinian I in the 6th century.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesNerses(Armenian) Nairyosangha(Persian Mythology)
Entry updated May 29, 2020