masculine Boleslav

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Name Root:
bó-le / bol͂ii sláva
This name derives from the Polish name “Bolesław,” composed of two Preslav and standard Slavic elements: “bó-le (бо́-ле) bol͂ii (бол͂ии)” (Large, great, more “most”) plus “sláva ‎(сла́ва)” (glory, fame, renown, honor, repute, reputation). The name means “great glory, honorable, of great honor.” One of the most prominent bearers of this name is Bolesław II the Generous, also known as the Bold and the Cruel (~1041–1082). He was Duke of Poland from 1058 to 1076 and the third King of Poland from 1076 to 1079. He was the eldest son of Duke Casimir I the Restorer and Princess Maria Dobroniega, daughter of Grand Prince Vladimir the Great of Kiev. Bolesława Lament (1862–1946) was a Polish nun, founder of the Missionary Sisters of the Holy Family.



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medieval Slavic (Latinized)
hungarian (magyar)

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Boleslav Jablonský (1813–1881), Czech poet
Boleslav Polívka (born 1949), Czech film and theatre actor, mime, playwright and screenwriter