Gender Masculine
Scripts Милош(Serbian, Macedonian)
Pronounced Pron. MI-losh(Czech)
MEE-lawsh(Slovak)
MEE-losh(Serbian, Croatian)
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Meaning & History

Originally a diminutive of names beginning with the Slavic element milu "gracious, dear". This was the name of a 14th-century Serbian hero who apparently killed the Ottoman sultan Murad I at the Battle of Kosovo.

Related Names

Feminine FormsBohumila, Mila, Milada, Milena, Miloslava(Czech) Milada, Milena(Slovak) Mila, Milana, Milanka, Milena, Mileva, Milica, Miljana, Milka(Serbian) Milena, Milica, Milka(Slovene) Mila, Milana, Milanka, Milena, Milica, Milka(Croatian) Mila, Milena, Mileva, Milica, Milka(Macedonian)
Other Languages & CulturesBogomil, Milan, Milko, Milen(Bulgarian) Milán(Hungarian) Bogumił, Miłosz, Miłosław(Polish) Milan(Russian)
Surname DescendantMilošević(Serbian)

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Czechia: January 25
Slovakia: January 23

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Entry updated April 25, 2021