Jaroslawa Name Meaning & Origin
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Nicknames "Slawa" (rhymes with Lava) and "Jerry"
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Jaroslawa, Jaroslava, Yaroslava (depending on the English translation) means Glory of Spring! SLAWA is glory in Ukrainian; this name is used in Polish, Czech, Slovak, Ukrainian, and some Russian communities. This is a beautiful name typically pronounced "Yadoslava" in English.
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Jarosława Jóźwiakowska, later Jarosława Bieda (born January 20, 1937 in Poznań) is a Polish athlete who mainly competed in the high jump.
1110 Jaroslawa is a main belt asteroid orbiting the Sun. It is approximately 67 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered by Grigory Nikolaevich Neujmin on August 10, 1928 at Simeis. Its provisional designation was 1928 PD. It is named after Jaroslav Grigorevich Neujmin, son of the discoverer.
Jaroslava Moserová, MU Dr.Sc. (born 1930), Czech senator, ambassador, presidential candidate, doctor, and translator
Jaroslava Brychtová (born 1924), Czech glass artist and sculptor
Jaroslava Bukvajová (born 1975), Slovak cross country skier
Jaroslava Krčálová, Czechoslovak slalom canoeist
Jaroslava Bajerová (1910–1995), Czech gymnast
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Jaroslava Maxova (born 1957), Czech opera singer and vocal coach
Jaroslava Schallerová (born 1956), popular Czech film star during the 1970s
Jaroslava Siktancova, actress who appeared in the TV mini-series Dune (2000)