JAROSŁAW
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Polish
PRONOUNCED: yah-RAW-swahf   [key]
Meaning & History
Means "fierce and glorious", derived from the Slavic elements yaru "fierce, energetic" and slava "glory".
Related Names
DIMINUTIVE: Jarek
FEMININE FORM: Jarosława
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jaroslav, Jarek (Czech), Yaroslav, Slava (Russian), Jaroslav (Slovak), Yaroslav, Yaroslava (Ukrainian)