Rostislav
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Pet forms of Rostislav and Rastislav are Rosťa ("Rostia"), Rasty, Slávek, Rostík, Rostek, Slavo.
-- Karcoolka  3/19/2007
Czech pronunciation is "Ros-tyee-slahf" (shortly)
-- Karcoolka  3/24/2008
One famous bearer is actor Rostislav Čtvrtlík.
-- MaggieSimpson  5/20/2008
Famous bearers:
Hockey player Rostislav Klesla
Actor Rostislav Kuba
Hockey player Rostislav Malena
Hockey player Rostislav Martynek
Actor Rostislav Novák
Hockey player Rostislav Olesz
Historian/theorist Rostislav Švácha
Hockey player Rostislav Vlach
Footballer Rostislav Vojáček
-- MaggieSimpson  5/20/2008
Serbian, Croatian, Slovak form is Rastislav.
-- MaggieSimpson  3/28/2010
I am not sure the meaning is correct. It is probably from the verb "to grow" which in Serbian is "rasti", I don't know the actual form in the other Slavic languages. Therefore the meaning is "to increase glory (of the bearer)".
-- Anonymous User  12/19/2010

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