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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 popular Scandinavian name, this beaut is derived from the name of Swedish scientist Karl von Linné, the botanist who created the Linnaean system of classifying...

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. The name is both simple and exotic and widely used throughout the Nordic region. Posts with the name Malin: 30...

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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