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Afton

Afton Meaning and Origin The name Afton is a unisex name meaning "evening" and is of Swedish origin. Afton was originally a Scottish surname derived from an English place name. It is also the name of a river in Scotland.  Posts with the name Afton: 20 of the Preppiest...

Alrik

Alrik Meaning and Origin The name Alrik is a boy's name meaning "all-powerful ruler" and is of Swedish origin.  Posts with the name Alrik: 99 Unique Boy Names That Start With A

Alva

Anglicized form of Irish name Ailbhe from Old Irish albho ‘white’.

Annika

Annika Meaning and Origin This exotic version of “Anne” adds something a little special and is a title that has become quite popular. The name Annika is a girl's name meaning "grace and favor" and is of Swedish origin. Current popularity: #835.  Posts with the name...

Arla

Arla Meaning and Origin Arla is a girl’s name meaning “morning” and is of Swedish origin. Posts with the name Arla: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Asa

Asa Meaning and Origin Asa is a unisex name of Hebrew and Japanese origin, meaning "healer; born in the morning." It is also a Swedish name related to one of the most ancient Norse names, referencing Æsir, which means "goddess". Posts with the name Asa: Adorably...

Birgitta

Birgitta Meaning and Origin Birgitta is a girl's name of Swedish and Icelandic origin, meaning "strength or exalted one." Form of the Irish Gaelic female name Brighid. Posts with the name Birgitta: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Broder

(Swedish, Danish) brother.

Dahlia

Dahlia is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning: “flowering branch”.

Elin

Elin Meaning and Origin Elin is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "torch; shining light." Chiefly used in Scandinavia, England, and Wales. Elin is a form of Ellen. Posts with the name Elin: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Elsa

Elsa is a Swedish name meaning: “pledged to god”.

Freja

Freja Meaning and Origin Freja is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "lady, noblewoman."  Posts with the name Freja: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Gunilla

Gunilla Meaning and Origin Gunilla is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "battle maiden."  Posts with the name Gunilla: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Hilma

Hilma Meaning and Origin Hilma is a girl's name of Finnish, German, Swedish, and Scandinavian origin, meaning "protective helmet." Used in Germany and Scandinavian countries. Posts with the name Hilma: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Kajsa

Kajsa Meaning and Origin Kajsa is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "pure." Swedish form of Katherine. Posts with the name Kajsa: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Karila

Karila Meaning and Origin Karila is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "free man." Feminine variation of Charles. Posts with the name Karila: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Kindell

Kindell (KIHN-dull) is a girl’s name of English origin meaning: “royal valley”.

Lennart

Lennart Meaning and Origin Lennart is a boy's name of Swedish origin, meaning "brave lion".  Posts with the name Lennart:  Boy Names That Start With L

Linnea

Linnea Meaning and Origin The name Linnea is a girl's name meaning "lime tree" and is of Swedish origin. A name from Swedish botanist Carl von Linné. Posts with the name Linnea: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of 30 Breathtaking Scandinavian Baby Names for Girls 30...

Livia

Livia Meaning and Origin Livia is a girl's name of Spanish, Latin, and Swedish origin, meaning "blue, envious, life."  Posts with the name Livia: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Lova

Lova Meaning and Origin Lovais a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "renowned warrior."  Posts with the name Lova: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Lovis

Lovis Meaning and Origin Lovis is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "renowned warrior."  Posts with the name Lovis: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Lykke

Lykke Meaning and Origin Lykke is a girl's name of Swedish and Danish origin, meaning "happiness, good fortune."  Posts with the name Lykke: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Malin

Malin Meaning and Origin The name Malin is a girl's name meaning "high tower or woman of Magdela" and is of Scandinavian, Finnish, and Swedish origin. Posts with the name Malin: 30 Breathtaking Scandinavian Baby Names for Girls 15 Super Unusual Girl Names Worth...

Meta

Meta Meaning and Origin Meta is a girl's name meaning "pearl" and is of Danish and Swedish origin. A pet form of Margareta, that was popular in the 19th and early 20th centuries.  Posts with the name Meta: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Moa

Moa Meaning and Origin Moa is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "mother."  Posts with the name Moa: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Pernilla

Pernilla Meaning and Origin Pernilla is a girl's name meaning "yokel" and is of Swedish origin. Contracted form of Latin Petronilla.  Posts with the name Pernilla: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Ronja

Ronja Meaning and Origin Ronja is a girl's name of Swedish origin. A name used largely in Scandinavian countries, created by the Swedish author Astrid Lindgren for her 1981 children's book Ronja Rövardotter. Ronja is also used in Russia as a short form of Veronika and...

Rosel

Rosel Meaning and Origin Rosel is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "rose."  Posts with the name Rosel: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Saga

Saga Meaning and Origin Saga is a girl's name of Swedish origin, meaning "story; seeress."  Posts with the name Saga: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Stellan

Stellan is a Swedish boy’s name meaning: “calm, or peaceful one”. 

Sture

Sture Meaning and Origin The name Sture is a boy's name meaning "willful" and is of Swedish origin. From medieval name stura ‘to be willful or independent-minded.

Sven

Sven Meaning and Origin Sven is a boy's name meaning "boy" and is of Swedish origin. Swedish from Old Norse Sveinn ‘boy, lad’.  Posts with the name Sven: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Teresia

Teresia Meaning and Origin The name Teresia is a girl's name meaning "reaper" and is of Swedish origin.  Posts with the name Teresia:  30 Breathtaking Scandinavian Baby Names for Girls

Tindra

Tindra is a Swedish name meaning: “sparkle”.

Torsten

Torsten Meaning and Origin The name Torsten is a boy’s name meaning “Thor stone” and is of Danish and Swedish origin. From Old Norse bórr ‘Tor’ and steinn ‘stone’. NORWEGIAN: Torstein. Posts with the name Torsten: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of Boy Names with...

Wilma

Wilma Meaning and Origin Wilma is a girl's name of German, Scottish, Swedish origin, meaning "resolute protection."  Posts with the name Wilma: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

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