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See also: Bronislava



First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1877. From Polish Bronisława, name of a Polish 13th century beatified nun; from Slavic elements meaning "protection" and "glory".

Proper noun[edit]

Broņislava f

  1. A female given name of Latvian speakers.
  2. A transliteration of the Polish female given name Bronisława, and of the Russian Бронислава ‎(Bronislava).

Related terms[edit]


  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Broņislava was the only given name of 1532 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010, including Polish and Russian speakers.