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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

From Old Norse ást ‘love’. Also a short form of Astrid.

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Astrid

Astrid (AST-RID) is a Scandinavian girl’s name meaning: “beautiful”.

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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

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

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

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 namesMore about the name Disa: Old Norse short form of various personal names containing the final element dí s ‘goddess’.What do you think of the...

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

All About the Name Njord Gender: Boy Meaning: Unknown Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Njord: The name of a Norse deity, of uncertain meaning. What do you think of the name Njord? Let us know in the comments...

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Olaf

All About the Name Olaf Gender: Boy Meaning: Ancestor, heir Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Olaf: From Old Norse Óláfr derived from anu ‘ancestor’ and leifr ‘heir, descendant’. What do you think of the name...

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Ragnar

All About the Name Ragnar Gender: Boy Meaning: Warrior Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Ragnar: From an Old Norse name related to Rayner. What do you think of the name Ragnar? Let us know in the comments...

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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

All About the Name Runa Gender: Girl Meaning: Rune Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Runa: From Old Norse Rúna from rún ‘rune, secret lore’. What do you think of the name Runa? Let us know in the comments...

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Rune

All About the Name Rune Gender: UnisexMeaning: Secret lore Origin: Scandinavian  Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Rune: From Old Norse Rúni, from rún ‘rune, secret lore’. What do you think of the name Rune? Let us know in the...

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Sander

All About the Name Sander Gender: UnisexMeaning: Defender of men Origin: Scandinavian  Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Sander: Short form of Alexander. What do you think of the name Sander? Let us know in the comments below.

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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

All About the Name Sunniva Gender: Girl Meaning: Sun Gift Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Sunniva: Latinized form of Old English name Sunngifu from sunne ‘sun’ and gifu ‘gift’. What do you think of the name...

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Tordis

All About the Name Tordis Gender: Girl Meaning: Goddess Origin: Scandinavian  Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Tordis: From Old Norse bórr and dís ‘goddess’. What do you think of the name Tordis? Let us know in the comments...

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Tova

All About the Name Tova Gender: Girl Meaning: Beautiful Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Tova: From Old Norse name Tōlfa, a short form of borfriðr. What do you think of the name Tova? Let us know in the...

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Viggo

All About the Name Viggo Gender: Boy Meaning: War Origin: Scandinavian Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Viggo: Latinized form of the Danish name Vigge from víg ‘war’. What do you think of the name Viggo? Let us know in the...

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