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Gender Masculine
Scripts رستم(Persian)

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown, possibly from Avestan raodha "to grow" and takhma "strong, brave, valiant". Rostam was a warrior hero in Persian legend. The 11th-century Persian poet Firdausi recorded his tale in the 'Shahnameh'.
Other Languages & CulturesRüstəm, Rustam(Azerbaijani) Rostom(Georgian) Rustam(Kazakh) Rustam(Tajik) Rüstem(Turkish) Rustam(Uzbek)
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