Origin of the name DUBRAVKO.
the name DUBRAVKO.
Meaning of the baby name DUBRAVKO.
DUBRAVKO (Дубравко). From
Slavic dubrava, meaning "oak-wood." Usage: Bosnia, Croatia,
Germany, Serbia, Yugoslavia.
Dubravko Šimenc, a former Croatian water polo
player. Dubravko Juvanović, a Serbian actor. Dubravko Kolinger,
a German football player. (Wiki)
The word Dubrovnik
derives its meaning probably from dub (oak), or dubrava
(oak-wood) which at one time covered the hills where the present city is
situated. Cf. L. Leger, "La République de Raguse,"
Revue des sciences politiques, XL (1918), p. 42, and Sir J. G.
Wilkinson, Dalmatia and Montenegro, I (1848), ch. V, p. 277. (Early Jugoslav Literature (1000-1800),