Name Element DAN

Type Element
Scripts данъ(Church Slavic)

Meaning & History

Slavic element meaning "given", a participle of dati "to give".
Given Name DescendantsBogdan, Bogdana(Bulgarian) Bogdan, Damir(Croatian) Bohdan, Bohdana(Czech) Bogdan(Macedonian) Bogdan, Bogna(Polish) Bogdan, Bogdana(Romanian) Bogdan(Russian) Bogdan, Damir(Serbian) Bogdan, Bogdana, Damir(Slovene) Bohdan(Ukrainian)
Surname DescendantsBogdanov(Bulgarian) Bogdanić, Bogdanović(Croatian) Bogdanov(Russian) Bogdanović(Serbian)

Sources & References

  • Rick Derksen, Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (2008), page 96
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