nadia is a beatiful and uncommon name translted to be slavic, a russian laguage. translated in english the name nadia would become hope, many people believe that they are full of hope, love and are at peace with the world. nadia comaneci was a very talented young women who took pride in the sport of gymnastics. she may have only been 4 feet and 11 inches but she was the first to have ever scored a perfect 10 and was only 14! born in romania she lived her life in a small apartment with both her parents and younger brother.