Name Element VLASTI

TYPE: Element
OTHER SCRIPTS: власть (Church Slavic)

Meaning & History

Slavic element meaning "power, rule, sovereignty", from the root волсть (volsti).
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Vlasta (Croatian), Vlasta, Vlastimil, Vlastimila, Vlastimír, Vlastislav (Czech), Vlastimir (Macedonian), Vlasta, Vlastimir (Serbian), Vlasta (Slovak)

Sources & References

  • Rick Derksen, Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (2008), page 526
Entry updated December 8, 2017