Usage Russian, English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Hungarian, Romanian, Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian, Georgian
Meaning & History
Means "faith" in Russian, though it is sometimes associated with the Latin word verus "true". It has been in general use in the English-speaking world since the late 19th century.
DiminutivesVerochka, Verusha(Russian) Veer, Veerke(Dutch) Verica(Serbian) Verica(Croatian) Veriko(Georgian)
Other Languages & CulturesVyara(Bulgarian) Věra(Czech) Veera(Finnish) Veer, Veerke(Limburgish) Wera(Polish) Viera(Slovak) Vira(Ukrainian)