Name Element DAN

TypeElement
Scriptsданъ Church Slavic

Meaning & History

Slavic element meaning "given", a participle of dati "to give".
Given Name DescendantsBogdan, Bogdana Bulgarian Bogdan, Damir Croatian Bohdan Czech Bogdan Macedonian Bogdan, Bogna Polish Bogdan, Bogdana Romanian Bogdan Russian Bogdan, Damir Serbian Bogdan, Bogdana, Damir Slovene Bohdan Ukrainian
Surname DescendantsBogdanov Bulgarian Bogdanić, Bogdanović Croatian Bogdanov Russian Bogdanović Serbian

Sources & References

  • Rick Derksen, Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (2008), page 96
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