GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
PRONOUNCED: STAY-see [key]
Meaning & History
Either a diminutive
, or else from a surname which was derived from Stace
, a medieval form of EUSTACE
. As a feminine name, it came into general use during the 1950s, though it had earlier been in use as a rare masculine name.
OTHER LANGUAGES: Anastasia (Ancient Greek), Anastasia, Anastasiya (Belarusian), Anastasiya (Bulgarian), Anastazija (Croatian), Anastazie, Anastázie (Czech), Anastasie (French), Anastasia, Natasa, Tasia, Tasoula (Greek), Anasztázia (Hungarian), Anastasia (Italian), Anastasija (Macedonian), Anastazja (Polish), Anastasia, Anastasiya, Asya, Nastasia, Nastasya, Nastya, Stasya (Russian), Anastasija (Serbian), Anastázia (Slovak), Anastazija, Nastja (Slovene), Anastasia (Spanish), Anastasia, Anastasiya (Ukrainian)