Revision history

Date    Editor    Change Summary
12/8/2017, 12:41:09 PM Mike C update #97
12/3/2014, 12:28:19 AM Mike C update #89
2/12/2007, 1:03:40 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Masculine
Scripts بهرام (Persian)

Meaning & History

Modern Persian form of Avestan Verethragna meaning "victory over resistance". This was the name of a Zoroastrian god (one of the Amesha Spenta) associated with victory and war. This name was borne by several Sassanid emperors. It is also the Persian name for the planet Mars.