Rune Meaning and Origin

The name Rune is a unisex name meaning “secret lore” and is of Scandinavian origin. From Old Norse Rúni, from rún ‘rune, secret lore’. In Norse mythology, the word “rune” refers to the ancient writing system used by the Vikings and other Germanic peoples. Runes were not only used for writing but were also believed to possess magical and mystical qualities. In contemporary times, the name Rune is used as both a masculine and feminine given name in various countries, particularly in Scandinavia. It has gained popularity as a unisex name due to its simplicity and historical significance. 

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