are used in Chuvashia, a federal subject of Russia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AKPARĂS Акпарӑс m Chuvash
From Turkic ak
meaning "white" and parăs
ALMANCH АЛМАНЧ m Chuvash
Chuvash masculine name meaning "tax collector".
ATNAPI Атнапи f Chuvash
Chuvash feminine given name possibly meaning "born on Friday".
AYBALA Айбала f Chuvash
Means "moonchild" in Chuvash, from Ай (ay
) meaning "moon" combined with бала (bala
) meaning "child".
JURAT Юрат m Chuvash, Uyghur
Meaning uncertain. One source states that it is derived from a Turkic word that means "beloved, adored". Alternatively, it might be related to Turkmen jora
meaning "friend" or Old Turkic yor
meaning "to explain, to interpret (a dream)".
KALEP Калеп m Chuvash
Chuvash given name deriving from the Hebrew 'Kalev'. Possibly used by Turkic people who converted to Judaism, people such as the Khazars, Kabars, and Krymchaks.
KӐRTӐSH Кӑртӑш m Chuvash
Means "ruff (a ring of feathers on a bird)" in Chuvash.
KUPRAT Купрат m Chuvash
Kuprat is the Volga Bulgar form of the name 'Kubrat', a Bulgar ruler.
NARSPI Нарспи f Chuvash
From нарăс (naras)
meaning "February" and the female name ending пи (pi)
ŞAVRAŞ Ҫавраҫ f Chuvash
Means "before turning the sun" in Chuvash.
TUMNA Тумна m Chuvash
Means "blast furnace" in Chuvash, derived from Russian domna
VAÇTIREK m Chuvash
Chuvash masculine name derived from Vaç
, a name element inspired by diminutive forms of the Russian name VASILIY
meaning "aspen tree".
VALIŞ Валиҫ m Chuvash
Combination of VALI
meaning "friend / close ally to God" and the suffix -ş
VANIHER Ванихер m Chuvash
Combination of ва (va)
and нихер (niher)
meaning "lover, beautiful".
VANTYUK Ваньтюк m Chuvash
Combination of Вань (Van')
, possibly from the Russian nickname for IVAN
, and the suffix -тюк (tyuk)
VANYURKKA Ванюркка m Chuvash
Combination of Ванюр (Vanyur)
which is from the Russian name VANYA
) and the suffix -ка (ka)
VARPIKKE f Chuvash
Chuvash feminine name derived from varlă
meaning "kind, friendly" and pikke
VARTILET Вартилет f Chuvash
Combination of Chuvash варлă (varlă)
meaning "kind, friendly" and тилет (tilet)
with an unknown meaning.
VARTUK Вартук, Вартюк f Chuvash
Combination of Варт (Vart)
, which is of Arabic origin meaning "roses" and the suffix -ук (uk)
also meaning "rose".
VAYULLA Вайулла m Chuvash
Chuvash form of Baitullah
meaning "Kaaba" or "House of God", which is a Muslim shrine in Mecca.
VERUHA f Chuvash
Possibly derived from the Russian name VERA
, or otherwise the Arabic وَرَقَةٌ (wáraqa)
meaning "leaf (of a plant)".
VIHTӖR Вихтӗр m Chuvash
Chuvash derivative of the Russian name 'Viktor'.
VOLKKĂM Волккӑм m Chuvash
Meaning uncertain, though it could be derived from Russian волк (volk)
VYRĂSTAJ m Chuvash
Given to boys born on Sunday, derived from the Chuvash word for the day, Vyrsarni kun
, literally meaning "Russian weekend day". It can also be linked to the word Vyrăs
YASHTIREK Йаштирек m Chuvash
Chuvash masculine given name derived from the Tatar яшел (yashel)
meaning "green" and терек (terek)
meaning "alive, lively".