The name Ronalda is a Norse baby name. In Norse the meaning of the name Ronalda is: Strong.
From a surname of French origin (also spelled Sigournay). The American actress Sigourney Weaver (1949-) adopted the name Sigourney in 1963 after a minor character in F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel The Great Gatsby (1925): "Mrs Sigourney Howard".
Victorious conquerer, Origin: Old Norse
- Ake - AH-keh
Åke is a masculine Swedish given name, possibly derived from the medieval Germanic name Anicho, derived from ano meaning "ancestor". In Sweden, May 8 is the Name day for Åke. There are variant spellings, including the Danish/Norwegian Åge or Aage. Åke is uncommon as a surname.
- 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.
- Alva - AL-və
The name Alva is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Alva is: Brightness, exalted, exalted one. The form Alvah is used in the Old Testament. Famous bearer: prolific American inventor Thomas Alva Edison developed the electric light bulb.
- Alvilda - ahl-VIL-da
Meaning of "Alvilda" Danish name. In Danish, the name Alvilda means - From the Old Norse name Alfhildr: alfr meaning elf and hildr meaning battle..The name Alvilda originated as an Danish name. The name Alvilda is most often used as a girl name or female name.
- Arvid - AHR-vid
Arvid, Arved, Arnvid or Arvydas is a male given name, most common in Scandinavia but also in Persia and Lithuania. In Scandinavia it is derived from Old Norse Arnviðr and means "forest of eagles".
- 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 áss-, meaning "god", and suffix -laug, possible meaning "betrothed woman". The Swedish cognate is Aslög; the Danish cognate is Asløg.
- Aslog - AHS-lawg
Aslaug is a Norwegian feminine given name, derived from Old Norse prefix áss-, meaning "god", and suffix -laug, possible meaning "betrothed woman". ... Aslaug, a queen of Scandinavian mythology.
- 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 auðr "wealth, fortune" and hildr "battle".
- Audun - AW-dən
Norse Meaning: The name Audun is a Norse baby name. In Norse the meaning of the name Audun is: Friend of wealth.
- Balder - BAHL-dər
Baldur is a Norse and Icelandic name, meaning "prince." Baldr is also a god in Norse mythology associated with light, beauty, love and happiness.
- 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 Bergljót, which was composed of the elements berg "protection, help" and ljótr "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 Børge.
- Bjarke - BYAHR-ke
From bjare "bear". Its origin stems from Norse mythology and is found in Saxo Grammaticus verses. The famous verse Bjarkemål describes the exploits of Bjarke (Bödvar Bjarki) and the other warriors of Rolf Krake's court.
- Bjarni - BYAR-ni
Meaning & History. Old Norse diminutive of BJÖRN and other names containing the element björn meaning "bear".
- Bjarte - BYAR-the
Meaning & History. From the Old Norse byname Bjartr, which meant "bright".
- Bjorn - BYAWRN
Bjorn (English, Dutch), Björn (Swedish, Finnish, Icelandic, Dutch and German), Bjørn (Faroese, Norwegian, and Danish), Bjőrn (Hungarian), Beorn (Old English) or, rarely, Bjôrn, Biorn, or Latinized Biornus, Brum (Portuguese), is a Germanic male given name, or less often a surname. The name means "bear" (the animal).
- 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 Bóthildr from bót "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".
- Canute - kə-NOOT
Scandinavian Meaning: The name Canute is a Scandinavian baby name. In Scandinavian the meaning of the name Canute is: Knot.
- Carr - KAHR
Carr is a common surname in northern England, deriving from the Old Norse kjarr, meaning a swamp. Kerr is a Scottish variant, often from the Norse and (particularly on the west coast and Arran) from the Gaelic ciar, meaning "dusky".
- Colborn - KOL-burn
Recorded in a wide range of spellings including Colbran, Colborn, Colbourne, Colbourn, Colborne, Coalburn, Colebourne, Colburn and probably others, this is an Anglo-Scottish surname of Norse-Viking pre 7th century origins. ... The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of Malger Colebrond.
- Colden - KOL-dən
Colden Name Meaning. English: habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire named Colden, from Old English cald 'cold' col 'charcoal' + denu 'valley'. English and Scottish: variant of Cowden.
- Crosby - KROHZ-bee
Crosby Name Meaning. Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places in southwestern Scotland and northern England that are named with Old Norse kross 'cross' + býr 'farm', 'settlement'.
Living near a cross farm, Origin: Old Norse
- Cuyler - KIEL-ər
Cuyler is an uncommon unisex name that has many meanings, such as being Dutch for "victory of the people" or Gaelic for "chapel". Kyler is an alternate spelling.