Zoltán is a Hungarian masculine given name. It originates from the Old Turkish word soltan, sultan, which was borrowed from the Arabic sultan. Initially it was pronounced with s-, not with z-. The Hungarian male first names Solt and Zsolt have similar origin. Its female form is Zoltána. The name days for this name are 8 March and 23 June in Hungary, and 7 April in Slovakia.
- Zoltán of Hungary
- Zoltan Bathory, guitarist of heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch
- Zoltán Lajos Bay
- Zoltán Czibor
- Zoltán Czukor
- Zoltán Gera (actor)
- Zoltán Gera (footballer) – Fulham F.C.
- Zoltán Halmay
- Zoltán Kammerer
- Zoltán Kocsis, pianist, conductor, and composer
- Zoltán Kodály
- Zoltán Korda
- Zoltán Magyar – 2-time Olympic gold medalist in pommel horse gymnast. The Magyar spindle and the Magyar travel was named after him.
- Zoltán Meskó (Nazi politician)
- Zoltan Mesko (American football)
- Zoltan Paulinyi – Hungary-born Brazilian composer
- Zoltán Ozoray Schenker – Hungarian Olympic champion saber fencer
- Zoltán Sebescen – Hungarian-German footballer and coach
- Dr. Zoltan Somogyi – creator of the Mercury programming language
- Dr. Zoltan Takacs – herpetologist and toxinologist, National Geographic Explorer
- Zoltan Teglas – front man of the California-based band Ignite
- Zoltán Tildy – president of Hungary after World War II.
- Zoltan Istvan - Visionary; Philosopher; Author of bestselling novel The Transhumanist Wager
- Zoltán Varga (disambiguation)
- Zoltán Vörös
- Zoltan Mackay, a psychedelic musician from Glasgow, active since the 1980s.
- Zoltan is a village in Ghidfalău Commune, Covasna County, Romania
- Zoltán is the Hungarian name for Mihai Viteazu village, Saschiz Commune, Mureş County, Romania, formerly called Zoltan in Romanian
In popular culture
- Zoltan, Hound of Dracula (film)
- Zoltan. Character in Young Dracula (TV)
- Dude, Where's My Car?
- Zoltan is a race of aliens in the game FTL: Faster Than Light
- Zoltan Karpathy is a character in My Fair Lady (musical)
- Zoltan is a character in The Witcher
- Zoltan, the name of a pet crow in Stephen King's The Gunslinger
- Zoltan, Teacher in the Disney Channel sitcom A.N.T. Farm.
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