Origin of the name VASILKA.
Etymology of the name VASILKA.
Meaning of the baby name VASILKA.
VASILKA (Василка). Bulgarian
name meaning "queenly." It is a feminine
form of Slavic Vasil
rememberest the good sister who died here three years ago? The
Baba says her spirit came last night to give the village warning."
"Ah, Vasilka, that could not be," the man
said, stopping his work. "The good nun is in Paradise.
Only evil spirits stay on earth after death."
His wife came closer and spoke in a whisper.
"It is true. But the priest had the body dug up.
It looks just as when it was buried—except that the face is
frowning. And thou knowest, Ivan, that the spirit stays on earth
till it is released by the body's decay. It must have been the
sister's ghost that the Baba saw. Oh, I am afraid!" And
she laid her head on her husband's broad shoulder. (Munsey's Magazine,