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Vuk

First Name
148
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Vuk mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Vuk

User Submitted Origins

Serbian
75%
Slavic
25%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 4 submissions from Germany and Serbia agree the name Vuk means "Wolf" and is of Serbian origin.
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Notable Persons Named Vuk

Notable Persons Named Vuk

Vuk Jeremić

Vuk Jeremić is a President of the United Nations General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Serbia, and Minister of Foreign Affairs (Serbia). Vuk was born on July 3rd, 1975 in Belgrade.

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Vuk Stefanović Karadžić

Vuk was born on November 7th, 1787 in Tršić. He passed away on February 7th, 1864.

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Vuk Drašković

Vuk Drašković is a Deputy Prime Minister of Yugoslavia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Serbia, Montenegro, DeputyPrime Minister of Yugoslavia, and Minister of Foreign Affairs (Serbia). Vuk was born on November 29th, 1946 in Međa (Žitište).

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Vuk Branković

Vuk Branković is a monarch. They hold the title Gospodin and Gospodin (lord). Their most notable accomplishments were from 1378 to 1389.

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Vuk Kostic

Vuk Kostic is an actor. They have had major accomplishments since 1986. Vuk was given the name Vuk Kostić on November 22nd, 1979 in Belgrade.

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Vuk Rašović

Vuk Rašović is a soccer player for the FC Dinamo Minsk, FK Partizan, FK Rad, PFC Slavia Sofia, FC Krylia Sovetov Samara, Sporting Kansas City, and Yugoslavia national football team. Vuk was born on January 3rd, 1973 in Dortmund.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Vuk

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vuk

Slobodan Vuk

Slobodan Vuk is a soccer player for the NK Domžale and NK Kamnik. Slobodan was born on September 15th, 1989 in Jajce.

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Goran Vuk

Goran Vuk is a soccer player for the NK Kamnik, NK Dob, NK Domžale, and NK Radomlje. Goran was born on October 11th, 1987 in Jajce.

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Rudolf Vuk

Rudolf was born on September 9th, 1913 in Krapina-Zagorje County. He died on August 7th, 1962.

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Milaş Vuk

Milaş Vuk is an athlete for the CS Balotești.

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Andrej Vuk

Andrej Vuk is an athlete for the NK Zelina.

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Fun Facts about the name Vuk

  • How Popular is the name Vuk? Vuk is the 31,872nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vuk have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 148 babies born with the first name Vuk in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vuk to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vuk? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2005 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Vuk first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vuk is Monday, December 9th, 1901.
  • What year had the most people named Vuk born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vuk was in 2014 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Vuk Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vuk is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Vuk: The name spelled backwards is Kuv. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kvu. How do you pronounce that?
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