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Vajk
Benczur-vajk.jpg
Gyula Benczúr's painting: Baptism of Vajk
Gender Male
Meaning "True man"
Origin Turkic
Popularity Popular names page

Vajk or Vojk (alternatively spelled as Voyk or Vajk in English, Voicu in Romanian) is a Hungarian masculine first name derived from the turkic Bajik, which meaning is "True Man". [1]

The christian form of the name is István. (Stephen in English.)

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Notes

  1. ^ http://web.axelero.hu/kesz/jel/01_12/hunyadiak.htm Hungarian: "...a törökből magyarázható. Eredeti formája Bajik. Értelme: 'Igaz Ember'A b a hangfejlődés során gyakorta alakult át v hanggá." English:..it is from turkic origin. The original form of the name is Bajik, which meaning is True Man. Letter B changed to V."

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