RUSLAN
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Руслан (Russian, Tatar, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Chechen)
PRONOUNCED: roo-SLAHN (Russian)   [key]
Meaning & History
Form of YERUSLAN used by Aleksandr Pushkin in his poem 'Ruslan and Ludmila' (1820), which was loosely based on Russian and Tatar folktales of Yeruslan Lazarevich.
Related Names
FEMININE FORM: Ruslana (Ukrainian)