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).

Categories

flowers, nature, plants, red
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, Rosalia, Rosinha (Portuguese), Rozalia (Romanian), Roza, Rozaliya (Russian), Rozália (Slovak), Roza, Rozalija, Zala (Slovene), Rosa, Rosalía, Rosalia, Rosita (Spanish), Rosa (Swedish), Raisa, Raisel (Yiddish)