MIROSLAV
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Мирослав (Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Church Slavic)
PRONOUNCED: mee-rah-SLAHF (Russian)   [key]
Meaning & History
Derived from the Slavic elements miru "peace, world" and slava "glory". This was the name of a 10th-century king of Croatia, who presided over a civil war.
Related Names
DIMINUTIVES: Mirek (Czech), Mirek (Slovak), Mirko, Miro (Croatian), Mirko (Serbian), Mirko, Miro (Slovene), Mirko (Macedonian)
FEMININE FORMS: Miroslava (Czech), Miroslava (Slovak), Miroslava (Russian), Mira, Mirica, Miroslava (Croatian), Mira, Miroslava (Serbian), Mira, Miroslava (Slovene), Miroslava (Macedonian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Mirosław, Mirek (Polish)
Popularity
Czech Republic  ranked #40