Gender Masculine
Scripts Томислав(Serbian, Macedonian, Bulgarian)

Meaning & History

Probably derived from the Slavic element tomiti meaning "torture" combined with slava meaning "glory". This was the name of the first king of Croatia (10th century).

Related Names

DiminutivesTomica, Tomo(Croatian)
Feminine FormsTomislava(Croatian) Tomislava(Serbian)


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Bulgaria: April 23
Croatia: January 28
Croatia: July 3


Sources & References

  1. Goldschmidt, Paul. A Dictionary of Period Russian Names, available from
Entry updated April 25, 2021