What does Vasily mean?
Vasily /vasi-ly/ as a boys' name. Vasily's root is Greek, and Vasily means "royal, kingly". Vasily is an alternate spelling of Basil (Greek): from the Greek name Basileios. Vasily is also a variant of Vasilis (Greek).
Vasily has 17 more alternative forms via Basil, Vasilis: Basile, Basilic, Basilie, Basilio, Bazil, Vasile, Vasileos, Vasilij, Vasilije, Vasilios, Vasilius, Vasilus, Vaso, Vasos, Vassilij, Vasya and Wassily.Kreatif forms: Vansily, Vasilyn, Visily. [more]
How popular is Vasily?
Vasily is an unusual first name for males. Vasily is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Basil is the only prominent related form of Vasily (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Vasos, are uncommon. Adoption of this relation of Vasily was more pronounced among parents about 11 decades ago (usage of 0.69%) and is now much less, with Basil becoming less fashionable. Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of the boy name Vasily and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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Recommended similar baby names are Ansly, Ashly, Baily, Baxly, Bayly, Beasly, Bosly, Brily, Caily, Carly, Daily, Daly, Early▼, Farly, Farnly, Hadly, Hagly, Haily, Hanly, Harly, Hawly, Karoly, Langly, Lesly, Manly, Marly, Nataly, Oakly, Pauly, Peasly, Radly, Ransly, Rawly, Risly, Sicily, Vail, Vaile, Vaill, Val▼, Vale, Valery, Vali, Varick, Verill, Vitaly, Wadly, Wakely, Wally▼, Wesly and Yardly. These names tend to be more commonly used than Vasily.