Given Name BOGDAN

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Богдан (Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian, Macedonian, Church Slavic)
PRONOUNCED: BAWG-dan (Polish), BOG-dan (Serbian, Croatian), bog-DAN (Romanian)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "given by God" from the Slavic elements bogu "god" and dan "given".
DIMINUTIVES: Boško (Slovene), Boban, Boško (Serbian), Boško (Croatian), Boban (Macedonian)
FEMININE FORMS: Bogna (Polish), Bogdana (Slovene), Bogdana, Dana (Bulgarian), Bogdana (Romanian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Bohdan (Czech), Bohdan (Ukrainian)

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Entry updated December 8, 2017