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Gender: F Pronunciation: May-LEH-vah Meaning of Mileva: "gracious, dear" Origin of Mileva: Slavic

Albert Einstein's first wife was Mileva Maric, a Serbian student and his classmate at the Zurich Polytechnic. (Her childhood nickname was Mitza.) With the newfound popularity of Mila, this obscure Old Slavic name may be discovered outside of its native land.

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Famous People Named Mileva

Mileva Maric (1875-1948), first wife of Albert Einstein
Mileva Prvanovic, Serbian mathematician
Mileva Lazarević, child of Lazar of Serbia & Princess Milica

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