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Gender: Male Meaning of Vlad: "to rule" Origin of Vlad: Russian

The name Vlad is a boy's name of Russian origin meaning "to rule". Vlad and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

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The most famous Vlad was nicknamed "the Impaler." Enough said.

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jaz.fortune Says:


I really like this name!