Given Name VALDIS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Latvian

Meaning & History

Short form of VOLDEMĀRS and other Latvian names containing the Germanic/Baltic element wald "rule".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Waldomar (Ancient Germanic), Valdimárr (Ancient Scandinavian), Wealdmær (Anglo-Saxon), Uladzimir (Belarusian), Vladimir, Vlado (Bulgarian), Vladimir, Vlado, Vlatko (Croatian), Vladimír, Vladan (Czech), Valdemar, Waldemar (Danish), Valdemar (Finnish), Vladimer, Lado (Georgian), Waldemar (German), Valdemaras, Visvaldas, Vladimiras, Valdas, Voldemaras (Lithuanian), Vladimir, Vlado, Vlatko (Macedonian), Valdemar, Waldemar (Norwegian), Waldemar, Włodzimierz, Waldek, Włodek (Polish), Vladilen, Vladimir, Vladlen, Vsevolod, Volodya, Vova (Russian), Vladimir, Vladan, Vlado, Vlatko (Serbian), Vladimír, Vladan, Vlado (Slovak), Vladimir, Vlado (Slovene), Valdemar, Waldemar (Swedish), Volodymyr, Vsevolod, Wolodymyr (Ukrainian)
SAME SPELLING: Valdís
USER SUBMISSION: Valdis