Given Name RUŽA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ружа (Serbian)
PRONOUNCED: ROO-zha  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "rose" in Croatian and Serbian. It is a cognate of ROSA (1).
VARIANT: Rozalija (Croatian)
DIMINUTIVE: Ružica (Croatian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Roza, Ruzha (Bulgarian), Rozálie, Růžena (Czech), Rosa (Danish), Roos, Rosa, Rosalie, Roosje (Dutch), Rosa, Rosalie, Rose, Rosabel, Rosabella, Rosie, Rosy (English), Rosalie, Rose, Roselle, Rosette, Rosine (French), Rosalía (Galician), Rosa, Rosalie (German), Rozália, Rózsa, Róza, Rózsi (Hungarian), Róis, Róisín, Rosheen (Irish), Rosa, Rosalia, Lia, Rosella, Rosetta, Rosina (Italian), Rosalia (Late Roman), Rozālija (Latvian), Rozalija, Rožė (Lithuanian), Roza, Rozalija, Ruzha (Macedonian), Rosa (Norwegian), Róża, Rozalia (Polish), Rosa, Rosália, Rosinha (Portuguese), Rozalia (Romanian), Roza, Rozaliya (Russian), Rozália (Slovak), Roza, Rozalija, Zala (Slovene), Rosa, Rosalía, Rosita (Spanish), Rosa (Swedish), Raisa, Raisel (Yiddish)

Categories

flowers, nature, plants, red
Entry updated December 8, 2017