Gender Masculine
Scripts Евгени(Bulgarian) Евгений(Russian)
Pronounced Pron. yiv-GYEH-nyee(Russian)
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Meaning & History

Bulgarian form of Eugene and an alternate transcription of Russian Евгений (see Yevgeniy).

Related Names

VariantsEvgeniy, Evgeny, Yevgeni, Yevgeniy, Yevgeny(Russian)
DiminutivesGenko, Geno(Bulgarian) Genya, Zhenya(Russian)
Feminine FormsEvgenia, Evgeniya(Bulgarian) Evgenia, Evgeniya, Yevgeniya(Russian)
Other Languages & CulturesEugenios, Eugenius(Ancient Greek) Owain, Yvain, Ywain(Arthurian Romance) Yauhen(Belarusian) Eugen(Croatian) Evžen(Czech) Eugene, Owen, Gene(English) Eugène(French) Uxío(Galician) Eugen(German) Evgenios(Greek) Eugenio(Italian) Eižens, Jevgēņijs, Jevgeņijs(Latvian) Eugenijus(Lithuanian) Evgenij(Macedonian) Ugène(Norman) Eugeniusz(Polish) Eugênio(Portuguese) Eugen(Romanian) Eugen(Slovak) Eugenio(Spanish) Evhen, Yevgen, Yevhen, Yevheniy(Ukrainian) Owain, Owen(Welsh) Owain(Welsh Mythology)

Name Days

Bulgaria: December 24

Entry updated June 13, 2019