Russian variant of Turkish Aslan

Ruslan Origin and Meaning

The name Ruslan is a boy's name meaning "lion".
A fairly common name in Russia, perhaps in part because it sounds close to the name of the country, even though the two words are unrelated etymologically.

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Famous People Named Ruslan

  • Ruslan Shamilevich ChagaevUzbek boxer
  • Ruslan Nailevich ZhiganshinRussian ice dancer
  • Ruslan Mikhailovich ProvodnikovRussian boxer
  • Ruslan KoganBelorussian,Australian entrepreneur
  • Ruslan Nikolaevich MurashovRussian speed skater
  • Ruslan Albiertavič SaleiBelorussian ice hockey player
  • Ruslan Volodymyrovych MalinovskyiUkrainian footballer

Ruslan in Pop Culture

  • "Ruslan and Ludmila" poem by Alexander Pushkin and opera based on it