Russian Boys’ Names

The list of Russian boys’ names and their derivatives. There are, of course, popular and less popular names. Most popular male names are written in bold.

Top Russian names for boys are:
Artiom (Tioma), Alexander, Dmitri, Maxim, Kirill

Old Russian boys’ names that gain popularity:
Nikita, Egor, Timofei, Yaroslav, Matvei

Russian Boys’ Names
Full name
Short form
Pet name
Father’s name
(patronymic)
Afanasy Afanas Afonya
Afanasya
m: Afanasyevich
f: Afanasyevna
Agafon Agafon Fonya
Afonya
m: Agafonovich
f: Agafonovna
Alexader Sasha
Sanya
Shura
Sashen’ka
Sashok
Shurochka
m: Alexandrovich
f: Alexandrovna
Alexei
(Alexey)
Alyosha
Lyosha
Lyokha
Alyoshen’ka
Lyoshen’ka
m: Alexeyevich
f: Alexeyevna
Anatoli Tolya Tolyen’ka m: Anatolyevich
f: Anatolyevna
Andrei Andrei Andryusha m: Andreyevich
f: Andreyevna
Antip Antip Antipochka m: Antipovich
f: Antipovna
Anton Anton Antosha m: Antonovich
f: Antonovna
Aristarkh Aristarkh Aristasha
Arisha
m: Aristarkhovich
f: Aristarkhovna
Arkadi Arkadi Arkasha
Arkadyushka
m: Arkadyevich
f: Arkadyevna
Arseni Senya Senyechka m: Arsenyevich
f: Arsenyevna
Artemiy Artyom
(Artiom)
Artyomchik
Tyoma (Tioma)
m: Artyomovich
f: Artyomovna
Artur Artur Arturchik m: Arturovich
f: Arturovna
Bogdan Bogdan Bogdasha m: Bogdanovich
f: Bogdanovna
Boris Borya Boryen’ka m: Borisovich
f: Borisovna
Borislav Slava Slavochka m: Borislawovich
f: Borislawovna
Danil Danil Danilka
Danya
m: Danilovich
f: Danilovna
Demian Demian Demianushka m: Demianovich
f: Demianovna
Denis Denis Denisochka m: Denisovich
f: Denisovna
Dmitri Dima
Mitya
Dimochka
Mityen’ka
m: Dmitriyevich
f: Dmitriyevna
Eduard Edik Edyechka m: Eduardovich
f: Eduardovna
Eldar Eldar Eldarchik m: Eldarovich
f: Eldarovna
Felix Felya Felyen’ka m: Felixovich
f: Felixovna
Fiodor Fedya Fedyenka m: Fyodorovich
f: Fyodorovna
Foma Foma Fomushen’ka m: Fomovich
f: Fomovna
Gavriil Gavril Gavrilushka m: Gavrilovich
f: Gavrilovna
Gennadi Gena
Shenya
Shenyechka m: Gennadyevich
f: Gennadyevna
Georgi Shora
Gosha
Shorochka
Goshen’ka
m: Georgiyevich
f: Georgiyevna
Gerasim Sima Simochka m: Gerasimovich
f: Gerasimovna
Gleb Gleb Glebushka m: Glebovich
f: Glebovna
Gordei Gordei Gordyusha m: Gordeyevich
f: Gordeyevna
Grigori Grisha Grishen’ka m: Grigoryevich
f: Grigoryevna
Ignati Ignat Ignasha m: Ignatyevich
f: Ignatyevna
Igor Igor Igoryok m: Igorevich
f: Igorevna
Ilya Ilya Ilyusha m: Ilyitch
f: Ilyinichna
Illarion Larion
Larya
Lariosha m: Illarionovich
f: Illarionovna
Innokenti Kesha Keshen’ka m: Innokentyevich
f: Innokentyevna
Iosif
(Josef)
Soso Soso
Soselo
m: Iosifovich
f: Iosifovna
Irakli Irakli Irotshka m: Irakliyevich
f: Irakliyevna
Ivan Vanya Vanyechka
Vanyusha
m: Ivanovich
f: Ivanovna
Kirill Kirill Kiryusha m: Kirillovich
f: Kirillovna
Konstantin Kostya Kostik
Kostyen’ka
m: Konstantinovich
f: Konstantinovna
Korney Korney Korneyushka m: Korneyevich
f: Korneyevna
Kusma Kusya Kusyen’ka m: Kusmich
f: Kusmichna
Lavrenty Lavrenty Lavrusha m: Lavrentyevich
f: Lavrentyevna
Leonid Lyonya Lyonechka m: Leonidovich
f: Leonidovna
Leontiy Lyonya Leontyushka m: Leontyevich
f: Leontyevna
Lev
(Leo)
Lev
(Leo)
Lyovushka m: Lvovich
f: Lvovna
Makar Makar Makarushka
Makarchik
m: Makarovich
f: Marakovna
Maxim Max Maximka m: Maximovich
f: Maximovna
Mikhail Misha Mishutka
Mishyenka
m: Mikhailovich
f: Mikhailovna
Miron Miron Ronya m: Mironovich
f: Mironovna
Mitrofan Mitrofan Mitrofanushka m: Mitrofanovich
f: Mitrofanovna
Nikanor Nikanor Kanya
Nika
m: Nikanorovich
f: Nikanorovna
Nikifor Nikofor Nikisha m: Nikiforovich
f: Nikiforovna
Nikita Nikita Nikusha
Nikitka
m: Nikitich
f: Nikitichna
Nikolai Kolya Kolyenka m: Nikolayevich
f: Nikolayevna
Oleg Oleg Oleshik m: Olegovich
f: Olegovna
Osip Osip Osya m: Osipovich
f: Osipovna
Pavel Pasha Pashenka m: Pavlovich
f: Pavlovna
Philipp Philya Philyenka m: Philippovich
f: Philippovna
Piotr
(Peter)
Petya Petyen’ka m: Petrovich
f: Petrovna
Polikarp Polya Polyusha m: Polikarpovich
f: Polikarpovna
Porfiriy Porfiriy Firya
Porfiryushka
m: Porfiryevich
f: Porfiryevna
Potap Potap Potanya m: Potapovich
f: Potapovna
Prokhor Prokhor Prosha m: Prokhorovich
f: Prokhorovna
Rodion Rodya Rodyusha m: Rodionovitch
f: Rodionvna
Roman Roma Romochka m: Romanovich
f: Romanovna
Rostislav Rostik
Slava
Rostya
Slavik
m: Rostislavovich
f: Rostislavovna
Ruslan Ruslan
Lana
Ruslasha
Lanchik
m: Ruslanovich
f: Ruslanovna
Saveliy Sava Savelyushka m: Savelyevich
f: Savelyevna
Semyon Senya Senyechka m: Semyonovich
f: Semyonovna
Sergey Seryosha Seryoshen’ka
Sergunya
m: Sergeyevich
f: Sergeyevna
Spiridon Svirid Svirya m: Spiridonovich
f: Spiridonovna
Stanislav Stas Slasik m: Stanislavovich
f: Stanislavovna
Stepan Styopa Stenya
Styosha
m: Stepanovich
f: Stepanovna
Svyatoslav Slava Slavik m: Svyatoslavovich
f: Svyatoslavovna
Taras Taras Tarasik m: Tarasovich
f: Tarasovna
Tikhon Tisha Tishyen’ka m: Tikhonovich
f: Tikhonovna
Timofey Tyoma
Tima
Timosha
Timonya
m: Timofeyevich
f: Timofeyevna
Timur Timur Timurchik m: Timurovich
f: Timurovna
Vadim Vadik
Vadya
Vadyusha m: Vadimovich
f: Vadimovna
Valentin Valya Valyusha m: Valentinovich
f: Valentinovna
Valeriy Valera Valerchik m: Valeryevich
f: Valeryevna
Veniamin Vaniamin Venya
Venyusha
m: Veniaminovich
f: Veniaminovna
Viktor
(Victor)
Vitya Vityenka
Vityok
m: Viktorovich
f: Viktorovna
Vitali Vitali Vitalya
Vitalchik
m: Vitalyevich
f: Vitalyevna
Vladislav Vlad Vladik
Vladya
m: Vladislavovich
f: Vladislavovna
Vasiliy
(Vasily)
Vasya Vasyenka
Vasyusha
m: Vasilyevich
f: Vasilyevna
Vyacheslaw Slava Slavik m: Vyacheslavovich
f: Vyacheslavovna
Vladimir Volodya
Vova
Vovochka m: Vladimirovich
f: Vladimirovna
Vsevolod Seva Sevochka m: Vsevolodovich
f: Vsevolodovna
Yakov
(Jacob)
Yasha Yashen’ka m: Yakovlevich
f: Yakovlevna
Yan
(Ian)
Yan Yanchik m: Yanovich
f: Yanovna
Yaroslav Slava Slavik m: Yaroslavovich
f: Yaroslavovna
Yefim
(Efim)
Fima Fimochka m: Yefimovich
f: Yefimovna
Yefrem
(Efrem)
Yefrem Yefremushka m: Yefremovich
f: Yefremovna
Yegor
(Egor)
Yegor
(Egor)
Yegorushka
Yegorka
m: Yegorovich
f: Yegorovna
Yelisey Lesya
Seya
Lesyechka
Seyechka
m: Yeliseyevich
f: Yeliseyevna
Yemelyan Yemelya Yemelyushka m: Yemelyanovich
f: Yemelyanovna
Yeremey Yeryoma Yeryomushka m: Yeremeyevich
f: Yeremeyevna
Yermolay Yermola Yermolka
Yermolasha
m: Yermolayevich
f: Yermolayevna
Yevdokim Kim
Vadya
Kimka
Yevdokusha
m: Yevdokimovich
f: Yevdokimovna
Yevgeni
(Eugene)
Shenya Shenyechka m: Yevgenyevich
f: Yevgenyevna
Yevgraf Granya
Grasha
Yevgrasha
Grashen’ka
m: Yevgrafovich
f: Yevgrafovna
Yevstigney Stenya Styusha m: Yevstignevevich
f: Yevstigneyevna
Yuri Yura Yurochka m: Yuryevich
f: Yuryevna
Zakhar Zakhar Zakharka m: Zakharovich
f: Zakharovna

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