October 28, 2021
Parasceva - (Greek: Παρασκευή, Paraskeuē - literally "preparation", also "Friday", that is, the day of preparation for the Sabbath) - a female name of Greek origin, meaning the day of preparation for the holiday. It has numerous diminutives and collateral forms - Paraskiewia, Praskowia, Prascewa, Prascewia, Paraska, Pasha. It used to be extremely popular in Ukraine, slightly less in Russia. Parasceva celebrates his name day on March 20, July 26, October 14, October 28, November 12 and November 23.