Given Name BLAISE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: French
PRONOUNCED: BLEZ  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Roman name Blasius which meant "lisping" from Latin blaesus. A famous bearer was the French mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal (1623-1662).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Blasius (Ancient Roman), Blaž, Vlaho (Croatian), Blažej (Czech), Blaze (English), Brais (Galician), Vlasis, Vlassis (Greek), Balázs (Hungarian), Biagio, Biaggio, Biagino (Italian), Błażej (Polish), Brás (Portuguese), Vlas, Vlasi, Vlasiy (Russian), Blažej (Slovak), Blaž (Slovene), Blas (Spanish)

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Entry updated March 21, 2014