FYODOR
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Russian
OTHER SCRIPTS: Фёдор (Russian)
PRONOUNCED: FYO-dahr   [key]
Meaning & History
Russian form of THEODORE. It was borne by three tsars of Russia. Another notable bearer was Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881), the Russian author of such works as 'Crime and Punishment' and 'The Brothers Karamazov'.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Feodor, Fedor
DIMINUTIVE: Fedya
FEMININE FORM: Feodora
OTHER LANGUAGES: Tewodros (Amharic), Theodoros, Theodorus (Ancient Greek), Teodor, Todor (Bulgarian), Teodor, Teo (Croatian), Teodor, Theodor (Czech), Teodor, Theodor (Danish), Theodoor, Theodorus, Theo (Dutch), Theodore, Ted, Teddy, Theo (English), Théodore, Theirn, Théo (French), Tedore (Georgian), Theodor (German), Theodoros (Greek), Teodor, Tivadar, Tódor (Hungarian), Teodoro, Teo (Italian), Teodors (Latvian), Teodor, Todor, Toše, Toshe (Macedonian), Teodor, Theodor (Norwegian), Teodor (Polish), Teodoro, Téo (Portuguese), Teodor, Tudor, Dorin, Theodor (Romanian), Teodor, Todor (Serbian), Teodor (Slovak), Teodor (Slovene), Teodoro, Teo (Spanish), Teodor, Theodor (Swedish), Fedir (Ukrainian)