Given Name YERUSLAN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Folklore

Meaning & History

From Tatar Uruslan, which was possibly from Turkic arslan meaning "lion". Yeruslan Lazarevich is the name of a hero in Russian and Tatar folktales. These tales were based on (or at least influenced by) Persian tales of their hero Rostam.

Categories

animals, felines, heroes, lions
Entry added December 3, 2014