Given Name WENCESLAS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: History
PRONOUNCED: WEN-səs-laws (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Veceslav (see VÁCLAV).
VARIANT: Wenceslaus
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ventseslav (Bulgarian), Václav, Vašek, Věnceslav (Czech), Wenzel, Wenzeslaus (German), Vencel (Hungarian), Venceslao (Italian), Veceslav, Venceslaus (Medieval Czech), Wacław, Więcesław (Polish), Veaceslav (Romanian), Vyacheslav, Slava (Russian), Václav (Slovak), Venceslás (Spanish), Vyacheslav (Ukrainian)

Categories

kings, Latinizations, saints, song titles
Entry updated October 11, 2012