Meaning and Origin of: Vlad

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Slavic : To rule with peace; regal

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Last name origin & meaning:

  • Czech, Slovak, and Romanian : from a short form of the personal name Vladislav, an old Slavic name composed of the elements volod ‘rule’ + slav ‘glory’, Latinized as Ladislaus and found in Hungarian as László (see Laszlo).