Gender Masculine
Scripts Милан(Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Macedonian)
Pronounced Pron. MI-lan(Czech) MEE-lan(Slovak, Serbian, Croatian) myi-LAN(Russian)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Slavic element milu meaning "gracious, dear", originally a short form of names that began with that element. A city in Italy bears this name, though it originates from a different source.

Related Names

DiminutivesMijo, Milenko(Serbian) Mijo, Milenko, Miljenko(Croatian) Lan(Slovene)
Feminine FormsBohumila, Mila, Milada, Milena, Miloslava(Czech) Milada, Milena(Slovak) Mila, Milana, Milena(Russian) Mila, Milana, Milanka, Milena, Mileva, Milica, Miljana, Milka(Serbian) Mila, Milana, Milanka, Milena, Milica, Milka(Croatian) Milena, Milica, Milka(Slovene) Mila, Milena, Militsa, Milka(Bulgarian) Mila, Milena, Mileva, Milica, Milka(Macedonian)
Other Languages & CulturesMilán(Hungarian) Bogumił, Miłosz, Miłosław(Polish)
Same SpellingMilán


People think this name is

upper class   wholesome   refined   strange   simple   serious  

Name Days

Croatia: November 12
Czechia: June 18
Slovakia: November 27


Entry updated November 20, 2020