Name Baltasar Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Baltasar


Baltasar is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Baltasar?

Baltasar is a Spanish variant of the name Balthazar that is of Babylonian-Hebrew origin. The original Babylonian name is Bel-šarru-uṣur, which corresponds to the Hebrew name Belshatzzar (בֵּלְשַׁאצַּר).

What does the name Baltasar mean?

Baltasar means “Bel/Baal protects the king” or “God protects the king” (from Akkadian “šarrum” = king + “naṣāru” = to protect).

Pronunciation of Baltasar

Variants of the name Baltasar

Baltazar Balthasar Balthazar

Popularity of the name Baltasar

The name Baltasar is ranked #3731 overall.

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