Farhad

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Farhad
Pronunciationfæɾˈhɒːd
GenderMale
Language(s)Persian
Origin
Word/nameIranian
Meaningelation, happiness
Other names
Variant form(s)Phraates, Ferhad, Ferhat, Farkhad, Farrad

Farhad (Persian: فرهاد‎), from Middle Persian Farhād), has been a Persian name for men since the Parthians, first recorded for Arsacid kings circa 170 BC (almost 800 years before Islam) . A few famous people with this name :

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