Given Name NADEZHDA

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

Meaning & History

Means "hope" in Slavic.

Categories

hope, virtues
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)
Entry updated December 8, 2017