From Latin Ararat, from Ancient Greek Ἀραράτ (Ararát), from Classical Hebrew אררט (Ǎrārāṭ), in Genesis 8:4. Corresponds to Assyrian 𒆳𒌵 (Urarṭu), the name of the Eastern Anatolian plateau which in Classical Antiquity became known as Ἀρμενία (Armenía) (in Hecataeus of Miletus, ca. 476 BC).
- Mount Ararat, the tallest peak of Turkey, and of the entire Armenian Highland. In Armenian antiquity known as Masis, it became associated with the Biblical "Mountains of Ararat" (Genesis 8:4) at some point during the Middle Ages.
- a region (marz) of the modern Republic of Armenia
- a town in the said region
- An Armenian male given name.