ASTRID
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: AH-strid (Swedish), AH-stree (Norwegian), AHS-trit (German)   [key]
Meaning & History
Modern form of ÁSTRÍÐR. This name was borne by the Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren (1907-2002), the author of 'Pippi Longstocking'.
Related Names
DIMINUTIVES: Asta, Sassa (Swedish), Asta (Norwegian), Asta (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ástríðr, Ásta (Ancient Scandinavian), Ástríður, Ásta (Icelandic)
Popularity
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Denmark  ranked #40 
France  ranked #479 
Norway  ranked #47 
Sweden  ranked #27