Branislav is a male name, in Croatia principally Croatian, but also Serbian and Montenegrin. It is one of the more common names (among the top 500) in Croatia, with over three thousand namesakes living there.
The relative popularity of names Branislav in Croatia
The name Branislav was the most popular from years 1947 to 1957. The peak year was 1954. It was the least popular from years 1997 to 2008.
Name Branislav is relatively more common in the north of the country. Most of the persons named Branislav live in the following cities and municipalities: Zagreb (over three hundred), Osijek (over a hundred), Rijeka (about one hundred). Relatively speaking, the city with the highest percentage of namesakes is Trpinja (0.53% of total population).
In the sources analysed in the project Acta Croatica so far, the name is mentioned over fifty times, the first time 1917 in source List of Dignitaries, Officials and Public Servants of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.