Servác

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May 19, 2022

Servác is an abbreviation of the Latin name Servatius, meaning saved. It is one of the frosty saints in the Hungarian folk tradition.

Frequency

It is a sporadic name in the 1990s, not one of the top 100 male names in the 2000s.

Name days

May 13

Famous Servats

Notes

Resources

János Ladó - Ágnes Bíró: Hungarian first name book. Budapest: Vince. 2005. ISBN 963 9069 72 8 List of first names declared suitable for registration in the registry by the Institute of Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. (Accessed March 5, 2019) First Name Search Database of the Institute of Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (beta version). (Accessed March 5, 2019) Nyilvántartó.hu - Population figures - First name statistics. (Accessed March 5, 2019)

More information

Béla Kálmán: The World of Names (Csokonai Publishing House, 1989) ISBN 963025977x Erzsébet Fercsik, Judit Raátz: Encyclopedia of First Names. Tinta Publishing House, 2009 (Accessed: March 28, 2020)