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Pronunciation Beh'nɑ:m
Gender masculine
Word/name Persian
Meaning honorable, distinguished, reputable, acclaimed, best name
Region of origin Persia
Other names
Related names Bahram, Behzad, Behrad, Behdad, Behnaz, Behnoosh, Behrood, Behrooz, Behrokh, Behdokht, Behsun, Behfar, Behazarin, Beenam,

Behnam (Persian: بهنام‎) is an Iranian / Persian masculine given name or family name, which translates as "distinguished, honorable, reputable, or acclaimed".

The name is composed of two parts: beh (به, meaning "good" or "best") and nâm (نام, meaning "name or reputation").