20 Ukrainian Baby Names to Honor Your Homeland and Heritage

Baby may not live in Ukraine, but giving them a Ukrainian baby name is a great way to help them connect to their roots.
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April 1, 2022
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While Ukraine is known for many things, it’s perhaps most known for its artistry and strength. Ukraine is home to many legendary artists and sportsmen, including the actresses Mila Kunis and Olga Kurylenko; boxers Vasyl Lomachenko and Oleksandr Usyk; and pianists Sergei Prokofiev and Vladimir Horowitz.

Ukrainians have a deep connection to their country and culture, and picking a Ukrainian baby name is a great way to honor your family’s homeland—even from afar. Although baby may not live in Ukraine, opting for a Ukrainian baby name is a great way to help them feel connected to their vibrant heritage. Below are 10 Ukrainian baby names for boys and girls to consider.

10 Ukrainian Baby Boy Names

  • Marko
  • Symon
  • Dymtrus
  • Oleksander
  • Georgiy
  • Maksym
  • Vanko
  • Vasyl
  • Pavlo
  • Borysko

10 Ukrainian Baby Girl Names

  • Mariya
  • Victoriya
  • Oleksandra
  • Anichka
  • Inna
  • Lesya
  • Alona
  • Kateryna
  • Natalka
  • Iryna

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