Slavic Names For Boys And Girls
If you are looking for names of Slavic origin, male or female, we have you covered. We have gathered a list of Slavic names for boys and girls, along with their meanings.
Slavic languages are a set of languages belonging to the Indo-European family. They use the Latin and Cyrillic alphabet, and are widely spoken in Central Europe, the Balkans, Eastern Europe, and North Asia. It includes languages such as Russian, Serbian, Croatian, Bulgarian, Czech, Ukrainian. Therefore, within this category we will list Slavic names from all these countries. They are all very similar to each other, differentiated only by small graphic variants.
You can also check out our other articles that cover each of these countries specifically. Meanwhile, go ahead and discover the perfect Slavic name for you!
Slavic Boy Names and Meanings
Listed below are the most popular Slavic Names For Boys. We have also given the meanings and their origin, to help you choose the perfect name.
It is diminutive of Miroslav, composed of mer, Gloria or mir, peace. Putting all these roots together, the meaning is famous for its glory or glorious for having ensured peace.
“Manly, masculine”, variant of Andrés.
It derives from the proper name Rurik, of Slavic origin, and means “famous leader”.
“Made of gold”.
Slavic origin name used in Croatia and Serbia, meaning stroked.
Derived from the element ‘rad’, which means “happy”.
Slavic name which means “one who gives peace.”
Variant of the name Juri, meaning “farmer.”
Surname of Slavic origin.
“Son of David”.
Bojan comes from Slavic and is a boy’s name that means “battle”.
He rules with glory.
From the name of Biblical prophet.
Meaning Gift from God, it adapts to everything. It is expressed in joviality, amenity and lavishness.
Of Albanian origin, it comes from the Latin name Abrahám, meaning “father of all”.
The man of the mountains or mountaineer.
“Gift from God”.
It is a Croatian name derived from the Slavic word dorgu which means “precious”.
They say that this name originates from the Scandinavian name Íngvar, meaning “young warrior.”
He who preaches peace.
Milivoj or Milivoje is a name of Slavic origin formed by “milo” which means grace/favour and “voj” which means war/soldier.
Luminous and glorious.
He who rules with glory.
Slavic origin name meaning “the most glorious of the glorious.”
Slavic origin name meaning “glory”.
Slavic name that means “friend of God”.
Slavic Girl Names
Listed below are the most popular and common Slavic Names For Girls, with meanings and origin.
Milka means “industrious”, “the one who works hard”.
Jara means “spring” in Slavic.
It means “glory” and “full of peace”. It is the feminine form of Miroslav.
Meaning “brave girl”, it is also the Ukrainian form of Vera meaning “true.”
Vera is one of the few names that comes directly from the Russian language.
Feminine of Boyko meaning “who is afraid of battle.”
In Slavic it means “Taker, the one who takes or takes something.” In Russian, it is a boy’s name and it means “he shines, he is radiant.”
A very popular name, especially in Russia, and it means “light”.
Girl name of Slavic origin which means “funny.”
Iván feminine form.
Female name of Slavic origin which means “peaceful.”
Common Slavic origin name in Serbia and Croatia which means quiet.
Slavic origin name meaning “born on Sunday”.
Constancy variant, meaning “constant, firm.”
Slavic origin name meaning from Judea, Jewish woman.
The one that maintains hope.
Jagoda means “strawberry” in Slavic and “berry” in Polish.
Czech proper Slavic name meaning snowy woman.
Loved by people.
Fighter, the beginning of ancient Troy had this name, that the Greeks misrepresented in Paris.
Lev in Russian means lion.
Name of Slavic origin that means “Juana”.
Slavic origin name meaning “loved by people”.
Slavic origin name meaning “stream”, “river”.
Name of Slavic origin that means “famous sovereign”.
Name of Slavic origin meaning “glorious sovereign”.
Slavic origin name meaning “star”. The variant is Zverdana.