Gender Masculine
Usage Folklore
Scripts Эруслан(Russian)

Meaning & History

From Tatar Uruslan, which was possibly from Turkic arslan meaning "lion". Yeruslan Lazarevich is the name of a hero in Russian and Tatar folktales. These tales were based on (or at least influenced by) Persian tales of their hero Rostam.


Entry updated December 7, 2022