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Russian Names from Andrian - Dimitri
Page 2/5. 45 Russian names of Russian origin for males. Listing 6-15.
Andrian .. Variant of Andrew.
Arcadio .. Ancient place name: Arkadios was a region of central Greece ..
Arman .. Short form of Armando ..
Boris .. "Small; battle glory." Originally from the Tartar nickname Bogoris, then used as a shortened form of the Russian name Borislav .. Russian playwright Pushkin and composer Mussorgsky both based works on the career of the 16th-century czar Boris Godunov, who became cartoon character "Boris Badenov" in "The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show", resulting in a faint comic connotation ..
Caesar .. Due to his fame and power, Caesar then became the title of the Roman emperors with the meaning "ruler", and led to Russian Tsar (see Czar) and German Kaiser ..
Caspian Place name: the Caspian Sea is the largest inland body of water in the world, lying between Russia and Asia, and its southern coast is in Iran ..
Constantine .. The Russian czars, in a bid to legitimize Russia as the new home of Orthodoxy, also used the name.
Czar .. "Head of hair." Russian form of Caesar.
Damian .. Possibly means "to tame, subdue", though the Greek root is also close to the word for "spirit" ..
Dimitri .. Russian and French variant of Demetrius.
Boris and Damian are commonly used names, while Andrian, Arcadio, Arman, Caesar, Caspian, Constantine, Czar and Dimitri are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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