Борис

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Bulgarian[edit]

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Борис (Boris)

  1. A male given name.

Russian[edit]

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Бори́с (Borísm anim

  1. A male given name, Boris.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bôːris/
  • Hyphenation: Бо‧рис

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Бо̑рис m (Latin spelling Bȏris)

  1. A male given name

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic Борисъ (Borisŭ), from Old Church Slavonic Борисъ (Borisŭ), from Bulgarian Борис (Boris) or Богорис (Bogoris), after w:Boris I of Bulgaria (852–889), who adopted Christianity, from Mongolian [script needed] (bogori, small). Another theory derives the name from the abbreviation of Old Church Slavonic Бориславъ (Borislavŭ) – compare Ukrainian Бори́сла́в (Borýsláv).

Surname derives from the given name.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): bɔrˈɪs, bˈɔres

Proper noun[edit]

Бори́с (Borýsm anim (genitive Бори́са́)

  1. A male given name, Borys, Boris.
  2. A surname​.

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