VLADISLAV
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Владислав (Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian)
PRONOUNCED: vlah-dee-SLAHF (Russian)   [key]
Meaning & History
Means "to rule with glory", derived from the Slavic elements volod "rule" and slav "glory".
Related Names
VARIANTS: Ladislav (Czech), Ladislav (Slovak), Ladislav (Slovene), Ladislav (Croatian)
DIMINUTIVES: Slava, Vlad (Russian), Vladan (Czech), Vladan (Slovak), Vladan, Vlado (Serbian), Vlado (Croatian)
FEMININE FORMS: Vladislava (Russian), Vladislava, Ladislava (Czech), Ladislava (Slovak)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ladislas, Ladislaus (History), László, Laci (Hungarian), Ladislao (Italian), Władysław, Włodzisław, Włodek (Polish), Vlad (Romanian)