Proper Noun

  • a Babylonian king mentioned in the Book of Daniel.
  • A male given name from Old Persian.



  • From , from Latin Baltassar, from Ancient Greek Βαλτασαρ, from Hebrew בֵּלְשַׁאצַּר, attested in the Tanakh and the Old Testament (Daniel 5:1), from Akkadian 𒂗𒈗𒋀. Belshazzar.

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