Gender Masculine
Scripts Доброслав(Serbian, Bulgarian)
Pronounced Pron. DO-bro-slaf(Czech)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Slavic elements dobru "good" and slava "glory".

Related Names

Feminine FormDobroslava(Czech)
Other Languages & CulturesDobrosław(Polish)


Name Days

Croatia: January 10
Croatia: July 11
Croatia: November 1
Croatia: November 13
Czechia: June 5
Slovakia: January 15


Sources & References

  1. Goldschmidt, Paul. A Dictionary of Period Russian Names, available from
Entry updated February 4, 2020