Given Name ANASTASIYA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Анастасия (Russian, Bulgarian), Анастасія (Ukrainian, Belarusian)
PRONOUNCED: u-nu-stu-SYEE-yə (Russian), ah-nah-stah-SEE-yah (Ukrainian), a-na-sta-SEE-ya (Bulgarian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Russian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian form of ANASTASIA. This name was borne by the wife of the Russian czar Ivan the Terrible.
DIMINUTIVES: Asya, Nastasia, Nastasya, Nastya, Stasya (Russian)
MASCULINE FORMS: Anastas, Anastasiy (Russian), Anastas, Anastasiy (Bulgarian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Anastasia (Ancient Greek), Anastazija, Staša, Stošija (Croatian), Anastazie, Anastázie (Czech), Anastasia, Anastacia, Stacee, Stacey, Staci, Stacia, Stacie, Stacy (English), Anastasie (French), Anastasia, Natasa, Tasia, Tasoula (Greek), Anasztázia (Hungarian), Anastasia (Italian), Anastasija (Macedonian), Anastazja (Polish), Anastasija, Staša (Serbian), Anastázia (Slovak), Anastazija, Nastja, Staša (Slovene), Anastasia (Spanish)