Names distinctive to Belarus

The list of names unique to the Republic of Belarus*

Female forenames

NameUniqueness Prevalence rank
1. Олька 36% 1.

Male forenames

NameUniqueness Prevalence rank
1. Аляксандр 100% 2.
2. Уладзімір 100% 3.
3. Мікалай 100% 4.
4. Виталик 26% 1.
5. Міхаіл 100% 5.
6. Сяргей 100% 6.
7. Андрэй 100% 7.
8. Аляксей 100% 8.
9. Віктар 100% 9.

Surnames

NameUniqueness Prevalence rank
1. Новик 53% 1.
2. Климович 52% 2.
3. Макаревич 42% 3.
4. Карпович 46% 4.
5. Богданович 48% 7.
6. Козловский 40% 6.
7. Юшкевич 59% 11.
8. Станкевич 38% 5.
9. Тарасевич 46% 8.
10. Пашкевич 42% 10.
11. Василевский 46% 12.
12. Мацкевич 49% 14.
13. Борисевич 51% 16.
14. Пинчук 35% 9.
15. Савицкий 39% 13.
16. Матусевич 54% 23.
17. Кисель 48% 20.
18. Акулич 70% 38.
19. Гуринович 69% 40.
20. Казак 38% 18.
21. Герасимович 54% 31.
22. Русак 58% 37.
23. Касперович 66% 46.
24. Мурашко 37% 19.
25. Ковалёв 57% 39.

Distinctive names in
the related** countries

CountrySimilarity
Russian Federation (the) 23%
Kyrgyzstan 11%
Kazakhstan 11%
Moldova (the Republic of) 11%
Tajikistan 5%
Bulgaria 4%
Lithuania 4%
Azerbaijan 4%

*The rank of the unique name is the geometric average of the name uniqueness and the name prevalence in the respective country. Name uniqueness is measured only by the exact grapheme form (not taking into account transliterational equivalents or phonetic similarities).

** Country similarity is the correlation of the relative frequency of the names shared by two countries (as measured by cosine similarity).