Vasily Name Meaning & Origin

Vasily

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Related Names:

Basil, Vasili

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This name can also be translated from Russian as Vasiliy, Vasili, Wassily, Vasilij

Sylvia and Vasily are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

USAGE: Russian
OTHER SCRIPTS: Василий (Russian)
PRONOUNCED: vah-SEE-lee
VARIANTS: Vasili, Vasiliy, Vassily
DIMINUTIVES: Vaska, Vasya
FEMININE FORM: Vasilisa
OTHER LANGUAGES: Vasil (Albanian), Basileios, Basilius (Ancient Greek), Vasil, Vasko (Bulgarian), Basil (English), Baz, Bazza (English (British)), Pasi (Finnish), Basile (French), Vasil, Vaso (Georgian), Vasilios, Vasilis, Vassilis, Vaso (Greek), Basilio (Italian), Vasil, Vasko (Macedonian), Bazyli (Polish), Vasile, Vasilica (Romanian), Vasilije, Vaso (Serbian), Basilio (Spanish), Vasyl, Wasyl (Ukrainian)

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Vaska, Vasya

Meanings and history of the name Vasily: | Edit

Russian form of Basil.
Pronounced: vah-SEE-lee

Variant transcription of VASILIY.

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Saint Basil of Moscow the Fool-For-Christ, also known as Vasily Blazhenny.
Vasily Kandinsky, Russian abstract painter and art theorist.
Vasili III of Russia Tsar from 1505-1533 and the father of Ivan the Terrible.

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