Gender Masculine
Scripts Болеслав(Russian, Church Slavic)
Pronounced Pron. BO-leh-slaf(Czech)

Meaning & History

Czech and Russian form of BOLESŁAW.

Related Names

Feminine FormsBoleslava(Czech) Boleslava(Russian)
Other Languages & CulturesBolesław, Bolek(Polish)


Name Days

Czech Republic: September 6
Slovakia: March 16

Sources & References

  1. Goldschmidt, Paul. A Dictionary of Period Russian Names, available from

Entry updated November 20, 2020