Given Name BJÖRN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BYUURN (Swedish, German), PYUURN (Icelandic)   [details]

Meaning & History

From an Old Norse byname meaning "bear".

Categories

animals, nature, singers
VARIANT: Bjoern (Swedish)
DIMINUTIVES: Bjarne, Björne (Swedish), Bjarni (Icelandic), Bjarni (Ancient Scandinavian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Bjørn, Bjarke, Bjarne, Bjoern (Danish), Bjarni (Faroese), Bjørn, Bjarne, Bjoern (Norwegian)
SAME SPELLING: Bjørn
USER SUBMISSION: Bjorn

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