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GenderMasculine
ScriptsТомислав Serbian

Meaning & History

Probably derived from the Slavic element tomiti meaning "torture" combined with slava meaning "glory". This was the name of the first king of Croatia (10th century).
DiminutivesTomica, Tomo Croatian
Feminine FormsTomislava Croatian Tomislava Serbian

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Categories

kings, medieval, uncertain etymology
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute