Behnam

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Behnam
PronunciationBih'nɑ:m
Gendermasculine
Origin
Word/namePersian
Meaninghonorable, distinguished, reputable, acclaimed, best name
Region of originPersia
Other names
Related namesBahram, 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: bih (به, meaning "good" or "best") and nâm (نام, meaning "name or reputation").