GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Станислав (Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Church Slavic)
PRONOUNCED: stah-nee-SLAHF (Russian)   [key]
Meaning & History
Derived from the Slavic elements stan meaning "stand, become" combined with slav "glory".
Related Names
DIMINUTIVES: Slava, Stas (Russian), Stanko (Slovene), Stanko (Croatian), Stanko (Bulgarian)
FEMININE FORMS: Stanislava (Czech), Stanislava (Slovak), Stanislava (Russian), Stanislava, Stanka (Slovene), Stana, Stanislava, Stanka (Croatian), Stanislava, Stanka (Bulgarian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Stanislas (History), Stanislovas (Lithuanian), Stanisław (Polish)