All About the Name Ingrid

“Ingrid is a soft and feminine name with an undertone of strength and mystery.”


Gender: Girl
Meaning: Beautiful
Origin: Norse
Current Popularity: #988

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More about the name Ingrid:

Ingrid (IHNG-GRihT) is a Girl’s name of Norse origin, meaning: “beautiful.” The name Ingrid comes from the Old Norse name Ingiríðr, a short form of Ingfríðr, composed of the elements Ing Germanic god-name (Old Norse Yngvi, Old English Ingwine) and fríðr “beloved; beautiful”. In the U.S., Ingrid was almost unknown until Hollywood Swedish actress Ingrid Bergman rose to fame in the 1940s. Today, Ingrid barley finds herself in the US top 1,000; however, she remains widely given in Scandinavia, with the highest occurrence in Norway.

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