Anastasija Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Anastasia:
Feminine form of the Greek Anastasios (of the resurrection), a derivative of anastasis (resurrection). The name was borne by a daughter of Czar Nicholas II. She was supposedly murdered by the Bolsheviks along with the rest of her family in 1918. However, there is some speculation that she survived the attack.
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From what I think, it's a great name for a girl.
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My own name is Anastasija, it's a Slavic (include Russian) version of the name Anastasia.
I love my name and would not change it for nothing. I have a great experience with it ;)
People usually call me Stasia, Tasi, Nastya, or Ani, rarely with the whole name, but I've not a problem with it.
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Anny, Ani, Stasi, Stacey, Stasia, Stasija, Nastya, Nastia, Nastja, Tasy, Tasi...
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- Meanings and history of the name Anastasija
Meaning is the same as for Anastasia, it is Hebrew and means resurrection.
Name versions are many.
Russian spellings usually are Anastasija (Анастасия) or Anastazija (Анастазия).
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