Meaning and name origin
Baltazar \b(a)-lta-zar, bal-tazar\ as a boy's name is of Babylonian origin, and the meaning of Baltazar is "Baal protect the king". Baltazar is a variant of Balthasar (Babylonian): along with Caspar and Melchior, one of the three wise men who brought gifts to the baby Jesus, though they are not named in the Bible.
Baltazar has 1 variant form: Baltasar.
Baltazar is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7437 out of 88799, Top 8%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Baltazar for boys (2014 statistics).