A Non-Quranic Name for Boys
|Pronunciation Guide To Learn Bakhtar||
BAnd + KHartoum + TUmmy + pRay
Each block is a syllable (sequence of speech sounds). Solid black borders point out stress/emphasis. Other ways in which this name is pronounced are acceptable.
How to write Bakhtar in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian
This is NOT a Quranic name, but Muslims can use it since it doesn’t have a bad meaning.
Meaning of Bakhtar
Bakhtar is a Persian name for boys that means “west”, “north”, and in older Persian it meant “east”. The root of this name is the source of the English word Bactria, which was the name of a region that corresponds to today’s northern Afghanistan.
In Pahlavi (ancient Persian), Bakhtar meant “star”.