Gender Masculine
Usage Polish
Pronounced Pron. ya-RAW-swaf
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Meaning & History

Means "fierce and glorious", derived from the Slavic elements yaru meaning "fierce, energetic" and slava meaning "glory".

Related Names

DiminutiveJarek
Feminine FormJarosława
Other Languages & CulturesYaraslau(Belarusian) Jaroslav, Jarek(Czech) Jaroslavas(Lithuanian) Yaroslav, Slava, Yarik(Russian) Jaroslav(Slovak) Yaroslav(Ukrainian)

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   natural   wholesome   strong   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Poland: January 21
Poland: April 25
Poland: June 7

Entry updated April 25, 2021