Svetlana

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Светла́на ‎(Svetlána), from свет ‎(svet, light).

Proper noun[edit]

Svetlana

  1. A transliteration of the Russian female given name Светла́на ‎(Svetlána).

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1925. From Russian Светла́на ‎(Svetlána).

Proper noun[edit]

Svetlana f

  1. A transliteration of the Russian female given name Светла́на ‎(Svetlána).

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Svetlana was the only given name of 20 467 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010, including Russian speakers.