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Amund

Amund

Amund Meaning and Origin Amund is a boy's name meaning "fear protector" and is of Norwegian origin. From Old Norse Agmundr, from ag ‘awe, fear’, also ‘edge’ and mundr ‘protector’. Posts with the name Amund: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Arvid

Arvid

Arvid Meaning and Origin Arvid is a boy's name meaning "eagle wood" and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse arn ‘eagle’ and viðr ‘wood, tree’. Posts with the name Arvid: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Brander

Brander

Brander Meaning and Origin The name Brander is a boy's name meaning "sword of fire" and is of Norse origin. Brander is a modern spelling of the Old Norse name Brandr.  Posts with the name Brander: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Brenda

Brenda

Brenda Meaning and Origin The name Brenda is a girl's name meaning "sword" and is of Scottish and Irish from Norse origin. Until the 20th century, the name was confined to Scotland and Ireland however, it is probably more likely of Scandinavian origin rather than Celtic. The name derives from Old Norse brand, meaning sword. Posts with the name...

Colby

Colby

Colby Meaning and Origin The name Colby is a unisex name meaning "coal settlement" and is of Norse origin. Current Popularity: #617 for a boy. Posts with the name Colby: 100 Gender Neutral Baby Names

Copeland

Copeland

Copeland is an English boy’s name meaning: “bought land”.

Darby

Darby

Darby is an Irish and Norse name meaning: “without envy or deer settlement”.

Digby

Digby

(Norse) ditch settlement.

Dustin

Dustin

Dustin Meaning and Origin The name Dustin is a boy's name meaning "brave warrior" or "Thor's stone" and is of Norse origin. Current Popularity: #656. Posts with the name Dustin: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Edda

Edda

Edda Meaning and Origin The name Edda is a girl's name meaning "poetry" and is of Norse origin. Derived from Old Norse óðr, “poetry”. Posts with the name Edda: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls and boys

Eilif

Eilif

Eilif Meaning and Origin Eilif is a boy's name meaning "always alive" and is of Norwegian origin. From Old Norse ei ‘always, ever’ or einn ‘one, alone’ and lífr ‘alive’. Posts with the name Eilif: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Einar

Einar

Einar Meaning and Origin Einar is a boy's name meaning "one warrior" and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse name einn ‘one, alone’ and herr ‘army, warrior’. Posts with the name Einar: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Elida

Elida

Elida Meaning and Origin The name Elida is a girl's name meaning "fast sailing ship" and is of Norse origin.  Posts with the name Elida: 182 Cool And Unique Names For Girls

Erland

Erland

Erland Meaning and Origin Erland is a boy's name meaning "foreigner, stranger" and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse örlendr. Posts with the name Erland: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Fenno

Fenno

Fenno Meaning and Origin Fenno is a boy's name meaning "Finnish tribe name and language" and is of Finnish origin. From Old Norse Finnr meaning “Sámi, person from Finland”. Posts with the name Fenno: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Freya

Freya

Freya is a Old Norse name meaning: “the lady”.

Gudrun

Gudrun

Gudrun Meaning and Origin Gudrun is a girl's name meaning "God’s secret lore" and is of Norse origin. An Old Norse name composed of guδ ‘god’ and rūn ‘secret lore.’ In mythology, Guðrún Ósvífrsdóttir was the main protagonist of the Medieval Icelandic Laxdœla saga. The name was revived in the 19th century and is now used in Germany and...

Gustav

Gustav

Gustav Meaning and Origin Gustav is a boy's name meaning "Goth staff" and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse Gautr ‘Goth’ and stafr ‘staff’, borne by several kings of Sweden. Posts with the name Gustav: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Holger

Holger

Holger Meaning and Origin Holger is a boy's name meaning "spear island" and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse hólmr ‘island’ and geirr ‘spear’. Posts with the name Holger: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Idony

Idony

Idony Meaning and Origin Idony is a girl’s name meaning “again” and is of Norse origin. A Medieval name from Old Norse Iðunnr a derivative of ið ‘again’.

Ingemar

Ingemar

Ingemar Meaning and Origin Ingemar is a boy's name meaning "Ing famous" and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse god Ing and mærr ‘famous’. Posts with the name Ingemar: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Ingrid

Ingrid

Ingrid is a Norse name meaning: “beautiful”.

Ivar

Ivar

Ivar Meaning and Origin Ivar is a boy’s name of Norse origin, meaning: “yew wood, archer.” Posts with the name Ivar: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground 30 Rare Baby Boy Names That Aren’t Being Used

Leiv

Leiv

Leiv Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: Heir, descendantOrigin: NorwegianCurrent Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Leiv: Leiv is a boy’s name meaning “heir, descendant” and is of Norwegian origin. Norwegian variant of Leif from Old Norse Leifr. Posts with the name Leiv: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your...

Liv

Liv

Liv is a Norse name meaning: “life”.

Manning

Manning

Manning is a Norse name meaning: “brave”.

Olaf

Olaf

Olaf Name Meaning & More Gender: Boy Meaning: Ancestor, heir Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Olaf: From Old Norse Óláfr derived from anu ‘ancestor’ and leifr ‘heir, descendant’.Posts with the name Olaf: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern VikingWhat do you think of the name...

Olen

Olen

Olen Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: RelicOrigin: NorseCurrent Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Olen: The name Olen is a boy’s name meaning “relic” and is of Norse origin.Posts with the name Olen: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern VikingWhat do you think of the...

Oscar

Oscar

Oscar is an Irish name meaning: “friend of deer”.

Ove

Ove

Ove Name Meaning & More Gender: Boy Meaning: Blade or terror Origin: Danish Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Ove: From Aghi a short form of various Old Norse names containing the element ag ‘edge of a weapon’ or ‘awe, terror’.Posts with the name Ove: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern VikingWhat...

Ozzie

Ozzie

Ozzie Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: Bear god or God’s powerOrigin: Norse and GermanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Ozzie: Ozzie is a boy’s name meaning “bear god or God’s power” and is of Norse and German origin.Posts with the name Ozzie: 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names Boy...

Ragnar

Ragnar

Ragnar Name Meaning & More Gender: Boy Meaning: Warrior Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Ragnar: From an Old Norse name related to Rayner.Posts with the name Ragnar: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern VikingWhat do you think of the name Ragnar? Let us know in the comments...

Rowan

Rowan

Rowan is an Irish and Scottish name, meaning: “little redhead”.

Sven

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

Tate

Tate

Tate is a Norse boy’s or girl’s name meaning: “cheerful”.

Thor

Thor

Thor Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: God of thunderOrigin: NorseCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesIf you like Thor, you might consider: Thaddeus, Theron, Balor, Atlas, GunnarMore about the name Thor: The name Thor is a boy’s name meaning “god of thunder” and is of Norse origin. A pretty heroic name for your little dude,...

Thora

Thora

Thora is a Norse name meaning: “Thunder goddess”.

Torben

Torben

Torben Meaning and Origin Thunder bear (Norse) Torben is a boy's name meaning "thunder bear" and is of Norse origin. Posts with the name Torben: 24 Insanely Rare Names for Boys That You Haven’t Heard, 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names, Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Torger

Torger

Torger Meaning and Origin The name Torger is a boy's name meaning "Thor spear" and is of Norwegian origin. From Old Norse bórr (Thor) and geirr ‘spear’.  Posts with the name Torger: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Tyra

Tyra

Tyra Meaning and Origin Tyra is a girl’s name meaning “war” and is of Norse origin. From Old Norse, derived from Thor combined with an unknown element, vig ‘war’. Posts with the name Tyra: 30 Breathtaking Scandinavian Baby Names for Girls 60 Short Unique Girl Names

Valdis

Valdis

Valdis (VAEL-DihS) is a girl’s name of Norse origin meaning: “goddess”.

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