Given Name BORISLAV

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Борислав (Bulgarian, Serbian, Russian, Church Slavic)
PRONOUNCED: bə-ryi-SLAF (Russian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Slavic element borti "battle" combined with slava "glory".

Categories

medieval
DIMINUTIVES: Boro (Serbian), Boro (Croatian), Bor (Slovene)
FEMININE FORMS: Borislava (Bulgarian), Borislava (Serbian), Borislava (Russian)

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