Given Name VASILIY

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Russian
OTHER SCRIPTS: Василий (Russian)
PRONOUNCED: vu-SYEE-lyee   [details]

Meaning & History

Russian form of BASIL (1).
VARIANTS: Vasili, Vasily, Vassily
DIMINUTIVES: Vaska, Vasya
FEMININE FORM: Vasilisa
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Vasil (Albanian), Basileios, Basilius (Ancient Greek), Vasil, Vasko (Bulgarian), Basil (English), Baz, Bazza (English (British)), Pasi (Finnish), Basile (French), Vasil, Vaso (Georgian), Vasileios, Vasilios, Vasilis, Vassilis (Greek), Basilio (Italian), Vasil, Vasko (Macedonian), Bazyli (Polish), Vasile, Vasilică (Romanian), Vasilije, Vaso (Serbian), Basilio (Spanish), Vasyl, Wasyl (Ukrainian)