"to dispel anger"

Zbigniew Origin and Meaning

The name Zbigniew is boy's name of Polish origin meaning "to dispel anger".
One of the first authentically Slavic names many Americans heard (but couldn't pronounce), via 1960s to 70s former presidential advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski. Even after all these years, still problematic.

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