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Scandinavian

Arvid

Arvid Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name ArvidArvid  Eagle woodFrom Old Norse arn ‘eagle’ and viðr ‘wood, tree’.Eagle woodScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Asta

Asta Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name AstaAsta  LovePRONOUNCED: AHS-tah. From Old Norse ást ‘love’. Also a short form of Astrid.LoveScandinavianFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name AstaVariations & similar names, nicknames,...

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Astrid

Astrid name meaning, origin, popularity and more   Astrid (AST-RID) is a Scandinavian girl's name meaning: "beautiful".   MEANINGBeautiful   ORIGINScandinavian   POPULARITYThe name Astrid is #70 in the U.S. top 1,000 most popular names.  ...

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Axel

The boy’s name Axel is a German and Scandinavian name meaning: “father of peace”.

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Birgit Name Meaning

Birgit Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BirgitBirgit  StrengthScandinavian variation of Brighid.StrengthScandinavian For a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name BirgitVariations & similar names, nicknames, middle names and famous...

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Bodil Name Meaning

Bodil Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BodilBodil  Remedy BattleFrom Old Norse bót ‘remedy, compensation’ and hildr ‘battle’.Remedy battleScandinavianFor a boy or girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Dagny Name Meaning

Dagny Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name DagnyDagnyNew DayFrom Old Norse name dag ‘day’ and ný ‘new’.New dayScandinavian For a girl or boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name DagnyVariations & similar names, nicknames, middle names and...

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Disa

All About the Name Disa Gender: Girl Meaning: Unknown Origin: Scandinavian  Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Disa: Old Norse short form of various personal names containing the final element dí s ‘goddess’. What do you think of...

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Einar

Einar Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name EinarEinar  One WarriorFrom Old Norse name einn ‘one, alone’ and herr ‘army, warrior’.One warriorScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Erland Name Meaning

Erland Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name ErlandErland  ForeignerFrom Old Norse örlendr.Foreigner, strangerScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Gustav

Gustav Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Gustav Gustav   Goth Staff From Old Norse Gautr ‘Goth’ and stafr ‘staff’, borne by several kings of Sweden. Goth staff Scandinavian For a boy Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names Search Baby Boy Names by Letter...

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Hemming Name Meaning

Hemming Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HemmingHemming  Shape ChangerDerived from Old Norse hamr ‘shape’ or ‘shape changer’.Shape changerScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Hendrik

Hendrik Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HendrikHendrik  Estate RulerA variant of Henrik the Scandinavian equivalent of Henry.Estate rulerScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Hillevi

Hillevi Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HilleviHillevi  Safe WarMainly Danish, from German Heilwig ‘safe war’. Safe WarScandinavian For a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name HilleviVariations & similar names, nicknames, middle names...

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Holger Name Meaning

Holger Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HolgerHolger  Spear IslandFrom Old Norse hólmr ‘island’ and geirr ‘spear’.Spear islandScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Hulda

Hulda Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HuldaHulda  SweetThe 18th-century derivation of huld.Sweet, lovableScandinavian For a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name HuldaVariations & similar names, nicknames, middle names and famous...

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Ingemar Name Meaning

Ingemar Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name IngemarIngemar  Ing FamousFrom Old Norse god Ing and mærr ‘famous’.Ing famousScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Ivor

Ivor Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name IvorIvor  Bow ArmyFrom an Old Norse name, Yherr derived from ýr ‘yew, bow’ and herr  ‘army’.Bow armyScandinavianFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Katharina

Katharina is a Slavic, German, and Scandinavian name meaning: “pure”. 

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Klemens Name Meaning

Klemens Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name KlemensKlemens  Merciful From Late Latin Clemens ‘merciful’. Merciful Scandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Konstantin Name Meaning

Konstantin Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name KonstantinKonstantin  SteadfastFrom Late Latin Constantinus.SteadfastScandinavianFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Lars

Lars Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name LarsLars  Crowed with LaurelScandinavian equivalent to Laurence, popular in Sweden and Denmark.Crowed with laurelScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Lovisa

Lovisa Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name LovisaLovisa  Renowned WarriorThe Scandinavian equivalent of Louisa, used mainly in Sweden.Renowned warriorScandinavian For a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name LovisaVariations & similar...

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Njord Name Meaning

Njord Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name NjordNjord  Unknown MeaningThe name of a Norse deity, of uncertain meaning.UnknownScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Olaf Name Meaning

Olaf Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name OlafOlaf  AncestorFrom Old Norse Óláfr derived from anu ‘ancestor’ and leifr ‘heir, descendant’.Ancestor, heirScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Ragnar

Ragnar Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name RagnarRagnar  WarriorFrom an Old Norse name related to Rayner.WarriorScandinavianFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Rasmus

Rasmus Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name RasmusRasmus  BelovedPronounced: RAHS-moos. Scandinavian, Finnish and Estonian form of Erasmus derived from Greek erasmios 'beloved'.Search Baby Boy Names by Letter ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Roderick

Roderick Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name RoderickRoderick  Famous RulerIntroduced to England by Scandinavian settlers in the Danelaw from Germanic hrōd ‘fame’ and rīc ‘power’.Famous rulerScandinavian For a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy...

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Runa

Runa Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name RunaRuna  RuneFrom Old Norse Rúna from rún ‘rune, secret lore’. RuneScandinavian For a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Girl Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Rune

Rune Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name RuneRune  Secret LoreFrom Old Norse Rúni, from rún ‘rune, secret lore’.Secret loreScandinavian For a boy or girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Sander Name Meaning

Sander Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name SanderSander  Defender of MenShort form of Alexander.Defender of menScandinavian For a boy or girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Signy

The girl’s name Signy is a Scandinavian name meaning: “new victory”.

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Sigrid

Sigrid (sig-rid, zee-grit) is a girl’s name of Scandinavian origin meaning: “victory”.

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Sunniva

Sunniva Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name SunnivaSunniva  Sun GiftLatinized form of Old English name Sunngifu from sunne ‘sun’ and gifu ‘gift’.Sun GiftScandinavianFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Girl Names by...

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Tordis Name Meaning

Tordis Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name TordisTordis  GoddessFrom Old Norse bórr and dís ‘goddess’.GoddessScandinavian For a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Girl Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Tova

Tova Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name TovaTova  BeautifulFrom Old Norse name Tōlfa, a short form of borfriðr.BeautifulScandinavianFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Girl Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Viggo

Viggo Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Viggo Viggo   War Latinized form of the Danish name Vigge from víg ‘war’. War Scandinavian For a boy Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names Search Baby Boy Names by Letter ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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