Name Element SLAVA

TypeElement
Scriptsслава Church Slavic

Meaning & History

Slavic element meaning "glory, fame".
Given Name DescendantsBorislav, Borislava, Desislav, Desislava, Dessislava, Dobroslav, Miroslav, Radoslav, Radoslava, Stanislav, Stanislava, Svetoslav, Ventseslav, Vladislav, Slavko Bulgarian Berislav, Borislav, Branislav, Dobroslav, Dragoslav, Krunoslav, Ladislav, Miroslav, Miroslava, Mislav, Ninoslav, Radoslav, Radoslava, Slava, Slaven, Slavica, Slavka, Slavko, Slavomir, Stanislav, Stanislava, Tomislav, Tomislava, Vjekoslav, Vjekoslava, Vladislav, Zdeslav Croatian Bohuslav, Bohuslava, Boleslav, Branislav, Branislava, Bronislav, Bronislava, Dobroslav, Dobroslava, Drahoslav, Drahoslava, Jaroslav, Jaroslava, Ladislav, Ladislava, Miloslav, Miloslava, Miroslav, Miroslava, Mstislav, Radoslav, Radoslava, Rostislav, Slavěna, Slavomír, Stanislav, Stanislava, Václav, Václava, Vladislav, Vladislava, Vlastislav, Vratislav, Zdislav, Zdislava, Boleslava, Věnceslav Czech Gustav Danish Gustaaf Dutch Kustaa, Kyösti Finnish Gustave French Gustaf, Gustav, Wenzel, Wenzeslaus German Ladislas, Ladislaus, Stanislas, Wenceslas, Wenceslaus History Gusztáv, László, Vencel Hungarian Gustavo, Ladislao, Venceslao Italian Gustavs Latvian Bronislovas, Jaroslavas, Stanislovas Lithuanian Branislav, Miroslav, Miroslava, Radoslav, Radoslava, Slavica, Slavko Macedonian Veceslav, Venceslaus Medieval Czech Gustav Norwegian Bogusław, Bogusława, Bolesław, Bronisław, Bronisława, Czesław, Czesława, Dobrosław, Dobrosława, Gustaw, Jarosław, Lechosław, Mieczysław, Mieczysława, Mirosław, Mirosława, Radosław, Radosława, Sławomir, Sławomira, Stanisław, Stanisława, Świętosław, Wacław, Wacława, Warcisław, Więcesław, Władysław, Władysława, Zdzisław, Zdzisława, Bolesława, Jarosława, Lechosława, Miłosław, Mścisław, Sobiesław, Sobiesława, Włodzisław Polish Gustavo Portuguese Veaceslav Romanian Boleslav, Borislav, Borislava, Bronislav, Bronislava, Miroslav, Miroslava, Mstislav, Rostislav, Slava, Stanislav, Stanislava, Svyatoslav, Vladislav, Vladislava, Vyacheslav, Yaroslav, Yaroslava, Boleslava, Mechislav Russian Borislav, Borislava, Branislav, Branislava, Bratislav, Bratislava, Dobroslav, Dragoslav, Dragoslava, Miroslav, Miroslava, Ninoslav, Radoslav, Radoslava, Slaven, Slavica, Slavka, Slavko, Slavomir, Stanislav, Stanislava, Tomislav, Tomislava, Vladislav Serbian Bohuslav, Branislav, Branislava, Bronislav, Bronislava, Drahoslav, Drahoslava, Jaroslav, Jaroslava, Ladislav, Ladislava, Miloslav, Miroslav, Miroslava, Slavomír, Stanislav, Stanislava, Václav, Vladislav, Vratislav Slovak Borislav, Branislav, Branislava, Dragoslav, Ladislav, Miroslav, Miroslava, Slava, Slavica, Slavka, Slavko, Stanislav, Stanislava, Tomislav, Vladislav Slovene Gustavo, Venceslás Spanish Gösta, Göstav, Gustaf, Gustav Swedish Bohuslav, Bohuslava, Stanislav, Svyatoslav, Vyacheslav, Yaroslav, Yaroslava Ukrainian
Surname DescendantsBorislavov, Slavkov Bulgarian Vančura Czech Wetzel German Vencel, Venczel Hungarian Gustafsson, Gustavsson Swedish

Sources & References

  • Rick Derksen, Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (2008), page 453
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