These are the cutest Russian baby names you’ll want to steal.

Russia probably isn’t the first place you think of when searching for baby name inspiration but the names in this list are cute enough to steal! These Russian baby names are mysterious and unique while still being easy enough for a native English speaker to pronounce. 

 

Girls

 

ANASTASIYA

“Resurrection”

 

ANYA

“Grace”

 

DARIYA

“Posses and good” 

 

DASHA

“Posses and good”

 

GALINA

“Serenity”
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IRINA

“Peace”

 

JELENA

“Shining light”

 

KATERINA

“Pure”

 

KATYA

“Pure” 

 

KIRA

“Ruler”
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KSENIA

“Hospitable”

 

LERA

“Strength”

 

LILIYA

“Lily”

 

MILA

“Grace” 
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NADIA

“Hope”

 

NATALIA

“Christmas day”
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NATASHA

“Born on Christmas day”

 

NIKA

“She who brings victory”

 

OKSANA

“Praise to God”

 

POLINA

“Small”

 

SASHA

“Defender of man” 

 

SHURA

“Defender of man”

 

TANIA

“From the house of Tatius”

 

TASYA

Short form of Anastasia

 

TATIANA

Russian from Roman clan name Tatius
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VARVARA

“Foreign women”

 

VIERA

“Faith”

 

VIVEKA

“Alive”

 

ZENYA

“Wellborn”

 

ZHANNA

“God is gracious”

 

ZINAIDA

Russian from Greek Zeus

 

 

Boys

 

ARMEN

“Warrior”

 

AVEL

“Breath”

 

BORIS

“To fight”

 

DAMIEN

“To tame”

 

DANIL

“God is my judge”

 

DIMA

“Follower of Demeter”

 

DMITRI

“Follower of Demeter”

 

FEDOR

“God’s gift”

 

GEDEON

“Hewer”

 

HEDEON

“Hewer”

 

ILLARION

“Cheerful” 

 

ILYA

“The Lord is my God”

 

IVAN

“God is gracious”

 

KARLIN

“Freeman”

 

LEONID

“Lion”

 

LEV

“Lion”

 

LUDIS

“Warrior”

 

MAKSIM

“Greatest”

 

MISHA

“Who is like God”

 

NIKOLAI

“People of victory”

 

OREL

“Eagle”

 

PAVEL

“Small”

 

RODION

“Song of the hero”

 

RUSLAN

“Lion”

 

TIRIRO

“Honoring God” 

 

VALENTIN

“Strength”

 

VIKTOR

“Conqueror” 

 

VITALY

“Alive”

 

VLAD

“Renowned prince”

 

YERIK

“Appointed by God” 

 

YURI

“Farmer”

 

 

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