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Gender male
Word/name Old-slavic native
Meaning possessor of the glory, fame
Other names
Related names Volodyslav, Vladyslav, Ladislao, Ŭladzislaŭ, Władysław, Ulászló

Vladislav (Belarusian: Уладзіслаў (Uladzislaŭ); Polish: Władysław, Włodzisław; Russian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Serbian: Владислав; Ukrainian: Владислав (Vladyslav); Hungarian (a non-Slavic language): László) is a Slavic male given name, sometimes confused with/treated as the same as Ladislav. It is traditionally Latinized as either Vladislaus or (erroneously) Ladislaus, or sometimes Vladislas. Feminine form is Vladislava/Władysława.


The name is of old Slavic origin, meaning "one who commands fame" from Slavic vlad- (to rule, command) and slav- (glory, fame).

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