Barack is an Arabic male name, a variant transcription of Barak meaning “blessing”, which would make it a cognate of Hebrew Baruch meaning “blessed”, both of which derive from a Proto-Semitic root word. Barak is also a Hebrew male name meaning “lightning” which derives from a Proto-Semitic root word.
Barack is also a Hungarian word meaning “peach, apricot”.
Origin: Proto-Semitic, Slavic
- Barak (Arabic, Hebrew)
- Bereket (Turkish)
- Baraka (Arabic)