Diminutive of Vladimir, Slavic"great ruler, peaceful ruler, ruler of the world"
Vlad Origin and Meaning
The name Vlad is a boy's name of Russian origin meaning "great ruler, peaceful ruler, ruler of the world".
The most famous Vlad was nicknamed "the Impaler." Enough said.
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Famous People Named Vlad
- Vlad IDuke of Wallachia aka "Uzurpatorul"
- Vlad II DraculDuke of Wallachia
- Vlad IIIDuke of Wallachia aka Dracula, posthumously dubbed Vlad the Impaler
- Vlad Călugărulhalf,brother of Vlad III
- Vlado KreslinSlovene singer
- Vlad MirițăRomanian singer
- Volodymyr "Vlad" DeBrianskyaUkrainian singer
Vlad in Pop Culture
- Vladimir "Vlad" Masters/Plasmiusantagonist in animated series "Danny Phantom"
- Vyladcharacter in Aphmau's YouTube series