Oleg

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Oleg
Oleg of Novgorod.jpg
Gender Male
Origin
Word/Name Old Norse
Meaning Holy
Region of origin Eastern Europe
Other names
Related names Olga, Helge

Oleg (Russian: Олег), Oleh (Ukrainian: Олег), or Aleh (Belarusian: Алег) is a Slavic given name. It derives from the Old Norse Helgi (Helge), meaning "holy", "sacred", or "blessed". The feminine equivalent is Olga.

People named Oleg[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Oleg, a cruiser of the Imperial Russian and Soviet navies