Gender Masculine
Usage Polish
Pronounced Pron. /ˈvɔj.t͡ɕɛx/  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Slavic elements vojĭ "warrior, soldier" and utěxa "solace, comfort, joy". Saint Wojciech (also known by the Czech form of his name Vojtěch or his adopted name Adalbert) was a Bohemian missionary to Hungary, Poland and Prussia, where he was martyred in the 10th century.

Related Names

Feminine FormWojciecha
Other Languages & CulturesVojtěch, Vojta(Czech) Vojĭtěxŭ(Old Slavic) Vojtech(Slovak)
Surname DescendantsWojciechowska, Wojciechowski(Polish)


People think this name is

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Name Days

Poland: April 23


Entry updated April 23, 2024