Meaning: “glory to god.”
The name is composed of the Old Polish elements, bog, (god) and chwała (glory).
Another form is Bogufała.
Masculine forms include Boguchwał, Boguchał, Bogufał, Bogofał, Bogchwał, Bochwał and Bofał.
Other non-Polish masculine forms include:
The designated name-days are: March 18 and September 23.