Barak Name Meaning & Origin

Barak

Pronunciation: BAH-rahk (key)

Origin of the name Barak:

Biblical name meaning "lightning," Barak was the son of Abinoam, who waged a successful war campaign against Jabin at the urging of the prophetess Deborah.

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USAGE: Hebrew, Biblical, Biblical Greek, Biblical Hebrew
OTHER SCRIPTS: בָּרָק (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: BER-ək (English), BAR-ək (English)

USAGE: Arabic
OTHER SCRIPTS: باراك (Arabic)
VARIANT: Barack

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Means "lightning" in Hebrew. This is the name of a military commander in the Old Testament.

Meanings "blessing" in Arabic.

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