The name Ola is a Norse baby name. In Norse the meaning of the name Ola is: Relic.
One who is precious, giver of life, well- being, a relic of oneĺs ancestors, Origin: Norwegian
- Agnetha - AG-ne-tah
The name Agneta is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Agneta is: Poor, pure, or chaste. St. Agnes was a 3rd century Christian martyr whose January 21st feast day is described in Keats' poem 'The Eve of St Agnes'.
- Agot - AH-gawt
What does Agot mean? Agot [agot] as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the name Agot means "pure, holy". Agot is a variant form of Agnes (Greek). ASSOCIATED WITH greek, pure (virgin)
- Aksel - AHK-sel
Origin of the name Axel: A borrowing from the Scandinavians, Axel is a cognate of the biblical Absalom, which is derived from the Hebrew 'absh─ül┼Źm (the father is peace). Var: Aksel, Apsel. From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book.
- Aleksander - ahl-ek-SAHN-der
Greek Meaning: The name Aleksander is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Aleksander is: Defender; protector of mankind. Famous Bearer: Alexander the Great.
- Alfhild - AHLF-hild
From the Old Norse name Alfhildr which was composed of the elements alfr "elf" and hildr "battle". In Norse legend Alfhild was a maiden who disguised herself as a warrior in order to avoid marriage to king Alf. Her life was perhaps based on that of a 9th-century Viking pirate.
- Anniken - ah-NEE-ken
The different meanings of the name Anniken are: Hebrew meaning: Grace; favour. Norwegian meaning: Grace; favour.
- Ansgar - AHNS-gahr
Origin. Meaning. "god"+"spear" Ansgar (Latinized Ansgarius; Old Norse ├üsgeirr) is a Germanic given name, composed of the elements ans "god", and gar "spear".
- Asbjorn - AHS-byorn
Asbj├Şrn is a Norwegian and Danish male given name. In 2013, there were more than 7,000 men in Norway with this name. ... The name is a combination of the words as, i.e. a god in the Norse pantheon, and bj├Şrn, meaning bear. (Bj├Şrn can also be used as a given name by itself.)
- Ase - AH-she
The name Ase is a Scandinavian baby name. In Scandinavian the meaning of the name Ase is: healer;physician.
- Aslaug - AHS-laug
Aslaug is a Norwegian feminine given name, derived from Old Norse prefix ├íss-, meaning "god", and suffix -laug, possible meaning "betrothed woman". The Swedish cognate is Asl├Âg; the Danish cognate is Asl├Şg.
- Asmund - AHS-moont
The name Asmund is a Scandinavian baby name. In Scandinavian the meaning of the name Asmund is: God is the protector.
- Audhild - OUD-hilt
Meaning & History. Derived from the Old Norse elements au├░r "wealth, fortune" and hildr "battle".
- Bard - BAHRD
The name Bard is a Celtic baby name. In Celtic the meaning of the name Bard is: Minstrel; a singer-poet.
- Bergljot - BEHRG-lyawt
Meaning & History. From the Old Norse name Berglj├│t, which was composed of the elements berg "protection, help" and lj├│tr "light".
- Birger - BEER-gər
Birger is a Scandinavian name from Old Norse, bjarga, meaning "to help, to save, to protect". It is widely used in Norway as Birger but also as B├Şrge.
- Birgit - BEER-git
Celtic Meaning: The name Birgit is a Celtic baby name. In Celtic the meaning of the name Birgit is: Splendid or strong.
- Bjarni - BYAR-ni
Meaning & History. Old Norse diminutive of BJ├ľRN and other names containing the element bj├Ârn meaning "bear".
- Bjarte - BYAR-the
Meaning & History. From the Old Norse byname Bjartr, which meant "bright".
- Bodil - BAW-dil
Bodil in Danish and Norwegian, in Swedish also the variations Bothild, Botilda, and Boel, is a feminine given name. It is Latinized form of Old Norse B├│thildr from b├│t "remedy" + hildr "battle".
- Borghild - BAWRG-hild
Borghild (and versions like Burghild and Borghildur) is a female given name formed from "borg" (protection) and "hild" (battle). As of December 31, 2005, there were 585 persons in Sweden named Borghild.
- Brynjar - BRIN-yahr
Derived from the Old Norse elements bryn "armour" and arr "warrior".
- Casper - KAHS-pər
Casper (with the same sounding Kasper) is a family and personal name derived from Chaldean that means "Treasurer". The origins of the name have been traced as far back as the Old Testament and variations of the name have been adopted by a variety of cultures and languages.
- Dag - DAHG
Dag is a masculine Scandinavian given name derived from the Old Norse dagr, meaning "day" (or the name of the god Dagr, a personification of the day), most commonly used in Norway and Sweden. In Sweden, September 16 is Dag's Name Day. Dag is uncommon as a surname.
- Dagfinn - DAHG-fin
Meaning of name Dagfinn. Etymology : From the Old Norse name Dagfinnr, which was composed of the elements dagr "day" and Finnr "S├ími, person from Finland". Saint : Origin : Norwegian.
- Edvard - ED-vard
Origin of the name Edward: Derived from the Old English Eadweard (wealthy or fortunate guardian), a compound name composed of the elements ─ôad (prosperity, wealth) and weard (guardian, protector). Edward is a royal name, having been borne by three Anglo-Saxon kings and eight kings of England.
- Edvin - ED-vin
Origin of the name Edwin: Borrowed from the English, Edwin is derived from the obsolete Old English Eadwine, a compound name composed of the elements ─ôad (prosperity, fortune, riches) and wine (friend): hence, ÔÇťwealthy friend.ÔÇŁ Var: Edwyn. From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book.
- Egil - EE-yeh-gil
Norse Meaning: The name Egil is a Norse baby name. In Norse the meaning of the name Egil is: Inspires fright.
- Einar - IE-nahr
From the Old Norse name Einarr, derived from the elements ein "one, alone" and arr "warrior". This name shares the same roots as einherjar, the word for the slain warriors in Valhalla.
- Eindride - ien-DREE-de
Meaning of name Eindride. Etymology : Derived from the Old Norse name Eindriði, possibly from the elements ein "one, alone" and ríða "to ride".