The Most Popular Russian Names

In the list we have sorted Russian names by popularity, along with their genders and meanings. By clicking on the highlighted names you can see additional information about the name, including the name's origin, religion, similar names and also celebrities with the same name.

Boy Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Sergey Boy servant
2 Aleksandr Boy man's defender or warrior
3 Andrey Boy man or warrior
4 Dmitriy Boy Earth lover; Greek goddess of harvest
5 Vladimir Boy renowned prince
6 Aleksey Boy protector
7 Maksim Boy greatest
8 Ivan Boy God is gracious
9 Evgeniy Boy He who was born as a good person
10 Alexander Boy defending men
11 Nikolay Boy people of victory
12 Mikhail Boy who resembles God?
13 Denis Boy -
14 Roman Boy citizen of Rome
15 Pavel Boy small
16 Igor Boy A man protected by God.
17 Anton Boy -
18 Nikita Boy unconquered
19 Oleg Boy holy
20 Ilya Boy -
21 Viktor Boy champion
22 Alexey Boy man's defender or warrior
23 Konstantin Boy Constant
24 Artyom Boy Unharmed
25 Kirill Boy the Lord
26 Yuriy Boy -
27 Dmitry Boy follower of Demeter
28 Ruslan Boy A Russian name for one who is like a Lion
29 Vadim Boy Ruler
30 Vitaliy Boy -
31 Artem Boy -
32 Evgeny Boy well-born
33 Danil Boy God is my judge
34 Vasiliy Boy -
35 Stanislav Boy stand
36 Egor Boy yew, bow army
37 Vyacheslav Boy greater glory
38 Vladislav Boy glorious rule
39 Valeriy Boy -
40 Anatoliy Boy -
41 Maxim Boy greatest
42 Artur Boy Noble, courageous
43 Daniil Boy God is a judge who rules
44 Yury Boy the light of God
45 Eduard Boy wealthy guard
46 Timur Boy iron
47 Petr Boy rock
48 Gennadiy Boy -
49 Leonid Boy lion strength
50 Sasha / Unisex man's defender
51 Vitaly Boy life-giving
52 Magomed Boy -
53 Rustam Boy A tall and strong free man
54 Boris Boy small; battle glory
55 Marat Boy A desired man
56 Georgiy Boy farmer
57 Grigoriy Boy -
58 Anatoly Boy break of day
59 Yaroslav Boy -
60 Vasily Boy royal or kingly
61 Stepan Boy One who is crowned with a crown
62 Valery Boy healthy
63 Valentin Boy strong
64 Albert Boy noble and bright
65 Shamil Boy One who is an all comprehesive person
66 Danila Boy God is my Judge
67 Timofey Boy God's honor
68 Rinat Boy -
69 Zhenya / Unisex -
70 Ildar Boy -
71 Semyon Boy -
72 Gleb Boy -
73 Islam Boy -
74 Ramil Boy -
75 Svyatoslav Boy -
76 Sanya / Unisex A moment in time preserved
77 Fyodor Boy divine gift
78 Matvey Boy gift of God
79 David Boy beloved
80 Bogdan Boy given by God
81 Damir Boy Provides peace
82 Arsen Boy masculine
83 Akhmed Boy -
84 Mark Boy Warlike
85 Aslan Boy lion
86 Ilnur Boy -
87 Radik Boy -
88 Fedor Boy A divine Gift of God
89 Semen Boy -
90 Aydar Boy -
91 Azamat Boy Majesty or glory
92 Ayrat Boy -
93 Bulat Boy -
94 Pyotr Boy rock
95 Lev Boy Russian name for Lion
96 Yan Boy dark red
97 Renat Boy rebirth
98 Azat Boy free, loyal
99 Ali Boy high, exalted
100 Murad Boy Desired purpose, intention

Girl Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Elena Girl sun ray or shining light
2 Tatyana Girl Haired
3 Olga Girl blessed, holy, or successful
4 Natalya Girl birthday
5 Ekaterina Girl pure
6 Irina Girl peace
7 Svetlana Girl light
8 Anastasiya Girl resurrection
9 Anna Girl He (God) has favored me
10 Marina Girl from the sea
11 Mariya Girl One who is greatly loved
12 Yuliya Girl youthful
13 Darya Girl nugget of wisdom; maintains possessions well
14 Nadezhda Girl hope
15 Viktoriya Girl Bulgarian form of Victoria, meaning victory.
16 Lyudmila Girl graceful people
17 Galina Girl calm
18 Kristina Girl follower of Christ
19 Alina Girl light
20 Kseniya Girl The name means Stranger
21 Valentina Girl strong or healthy
22 Lyubov Girl love
23 Alyona Girl -
24 Aleksandra Girl man's defender
25 Oksana Girl praise God
26 Evgeniya Girl A woman who is good by burth
27 Anastasia Girl resurrection
28 Yulia Girl youthful; love's child
29 Elizaveta Girl A devoted individual; they are everywhere
30 Anya Girl resurrection
31 Valeriya Girl -
32 Yana Girl God is gracious
33 Olesya Girl -
34 Yulya Girl -
35 Larisa Girl citadel
36 Diana Girl heavenly, divine
37 Polina Girl Apollo
38 Vera Girl faith or truth
39 Nina Girl fire
40 Alena Girl tower
41 Maria Girl star of the sea
42 Margarita Girl pearl
43 Oxana Girl A stranger who bestows hospitality
44 Viktoria Girl victory
45 Veronika Girl victory bringer; true image
46 Inna Girl Ukrainian term for fast flowing stream.
47 Karina Girl pure
48 Nataliya Girl birthday
49 Tamara Girl date palm
50 Alla Girl -
51 Angelina Girl messenger of God
52 Albina Girl white
53 Elvira Girl foreign or true
54 Evgenia Girl well-born, noble
55 Alexandra Girl man's defender
56 Ksenia Girl hospitality
57 Arina Girl peace
58 Sasha / Unisex man's defender
59 Liliya Girl Russian cognate og Lily, folwer lily
60 Zhanna Girl -
61 Sofiya Girl A wise woman
62 Natalia Girl birthday
63 Lidiya Girl -
64 Anzhelika Girl An Elf counselor who protects
65 Alisa Girl great happiness
66 Sofya Girl wisdom
67 Gulnara Girl -
68 Antonina Girl priceless
69 Raisa Girl rose
70 Ulyana Girl -
71 Milana Girl favored
72 Regina Girl queen
73 Madina Girl woman from Magdala
74 Anzhela Girl -
75 Valeria Girl healthy
76 Zhenya / Unisex -
77 Amina Girl honest, faithful
78 Lilia Girl lily
79 Asya Girl He (God) has favored me
80 Zoya Girl life
81 Dina Girl decoration
82 Aygul Girl -
83 Sanya / Unisex A moment in time preserved
84 Elmira Girl aristocratic lady or princess
85 Guzel Girl -
86 Varvara Girl foreign woman
87 Rimma Girl -
88 Zinaida Girl belonging to Zeus
89 Roza Girl fame
90 Vladislava Girl glorious rule
91 Fatima Girl captivating or shining one
92 Nika Girl victory
93 Elina Girl sun ray
94 Kira Girl lord
95 Alsu Girl -
96 Lidia Girl from Lydia
97 Violetta Girl purple
98 Lilya Girl -
99 Dinara Girl A treasured individual; a sensitive person
100 Gulnaz Girl -

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