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) Valdimárr(Ancient Scandinavian) 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) 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

Czech Republic: January 9

Entry updated November 16, 2019