Gender Masculine
Scripts Владан(Serbian)
Pronounced Pron. VLA-dan(Czech)
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Meaning & History

Short form of Slavic names beginning with the element vladeti meaning "rule".

Related Names

VariantsVlado, Vlatko(Serbian) Vlado(Slovak)
Feminine FormsVladana(Serbian) Ladislava, Vladana, Vladěna, Vladimíra, Vladislava(Czech) Ladislava, Vladimíra(Slovak)
Other Languages & CulturesWaldomar(Ancient Germanic) Uladzimir(Belarusian) Vladimir, Vladislav, Vlado(Bulgarian) Vladimir, Vladislav, Ladislav, Vlado, Vlatko(Croatian) Valdemar, Waldemar(Danish) Valdemar(Finnish) Vladimer, Lado(Georgian) Waldemar(German) Ladislas, Ladislaus(History) László, Laci(Hungarian) Ladislao(Italian) Vladimirs, Voldemārs, Valdis(Latvian) Valdemaras, Vladimiras, Valdas, Vladas, Voldemaras(Lithuanian) Vladimir, Vlado, Vlatko(Macedonian) Waldemar(Norwegian) Valdimárr(Old Norse) Waldemar, Władysław, Włodzimierz, Włodzisław, Waldek, Władek, Włodek(Polish) Ladislau(Portuguese) Ladislau, Vlad(Romanian) Vladimir, Vladislav, Slava, Vlad, Vladik, Volodya, Vova(Russian) Vladimir, Vladislav, Ladislav, Vlado(Slovene) Ladislao(Spanish) Valdemar, Waldemar(Swedish) Vladyslav, Volodymyr, Wolodymyr(Ukrainian)

Popularity

Name Days

Czechia: January 9
Entry updated November 16, 2019