Given Name NADEZHDA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Надежда (Russian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Ukrainian)
PRONOUNCED: nu-DYEZH-də (Russian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "hope" in Slavic.
VARIANTS: Nadejda (Russian), Nadejda (Bulgarian), Nada (Macedonian), Nadia, Nadiya, Nadya (Ukrainian)
DIMINUTIVES: Nadia, Nadya (Russian), Nadia, Nadya (Bulgarian), Nadia, Nadiya, Nadya (Ukrainian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Nadzeya (Belarusian), Nada, Nadica (Croatian), Naděžda, Naďa (Czech), Nadia, Nadine (English), Nadège, Nadia, Nadine (French), Nadine, Nadja (German), Nadia (Italian), Nadežda (Latvian), Nadzieja (Polish), Nada, Nadežda, Nadica (Serbian), Nadežda (Slovak), Nada, Nadja (Slovene)