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Balthazar



Origin: Akkadian

Meaning: a variant of Belshazzar, the Hebrew form of an Akkadian name Bel-sarra-usur meaning "Ba'al protect the king" or "Ba'al safeguard the king", Ba'al being the chief god in Phoenician mythology and all across Mesopotamia. 


Variants:

  • Belshazzar (Hebrew)
  • Baltasar (Biblical Greek, Spanish)
  • Baltassar (Biblical Latin)
  • Baldasarre (Italian)
  • Balzer (German)
  • Boldizsár (Hungarian)
  • Baltazar 

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