A Dictionary of Names with Name Meanings and Name Origins
A Dictionary of Names. Name Meanings & Name Origins
  



Names by Usage. Croatian Names

This section includes the first names used by the Croatian people in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and other regions.

Browse Croatian Names by Alphabetical Order

Browse Croatian male and female names by alphabetical order to find out the meanings of the names. Click on the first letter of the name you're looking for.

Croatian Male Names

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Croatian Female Names

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Information about the Croatian names

Croats are a South Slavic people, like other inhabitants of the Balkan Peninsula, but Croatian culture remains distinct from its neighbors. An early Croatian revival called the Illyrian movement was significant in distinguishing Croatian identity within the larger group of South Slavs. Historical forces have led many Croats to immigrate to other countries, and today perhaps half of all Croats live in countries other than Croatia, including large populations in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the U.S., Chile, Argentina, and Germany. Croatian traditional names, largely Slavic in origin, have seen widespread use since they were revitalized in the 20th century.