Gender: Feminine
Origin: Polish
Meaning: “at the peak of glory.”

The name is an Old Polish name composed of the Old Polish elements, wierzch, meaning, “summit, tip” and sława meaning, “glory.”

The name was borne by a 12th-century Polish princess.

In modern day Poland, the name is virtually never used.

Other forms include Wirzchosława and the masculine Wirzchosław.

The designated name-day is March 3.


  1. http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wierzchosława