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In Sweden Ebba was originally a noble name, only used by noble families. Not so anymore, and quite trendy today.
-- Anonymous User  12/13/2005
In some Swedish name books it says that this is a female form of the German male name Eberhard, which has the nick name Ebbe. [noted -ed]
-- Anonymous User  12/14/2005
Ebba may have gotten some its popularity from the TV series Ebba & Didrik. Didrik never got as trendy, but it was close to unheard of before the show. Ebba on the other hand became a real trend name.
-- Anonymous User  12/16/2005
My name is Evlyn, but everyone calls me by my nickname Ebba. I had no idea it was a real name.
-- ebbawade  1/5/2006
Ebba is my name and I love it, I have never met anyone who shares my name. At home I am known as Ebbie which is a pet form of Ebba.
-- Ebba  1/27/2006
Also a nickname for Elizabeth. My great-grandmother had the name Elizabeth, and we called her Eb for short.
-- dreadfulxsorry  2/2/2007
Hmm, this is a very interesting name. I have never heard of it. This is a name that could work for either a character or a real person.
It almost looks like a German form of Emma. I can picture an old, kind woman who grins at you all the time. Or a sweet fair-haired girl. Very sweet and calm.
-- _0TophasNails_1  11/12/2008
Despite this name's trendiness in Sweden, I find it to be very pretty and unusual.
-- bananarama  12/19/2009
I like this name. I find many Germanic names harsh-sounding, but Ebba is very sweet and has a pleasant ring to it. Though Emma sounds a bit more "mature", I prefer Ebba, since it is prettier and in Ireland, it is much less common. Emma has always struck me as being dull and conventional anyway, as I know so many Emmas. Ebba is much more interesting and different. Though it doesn't ruin Ebba for me, I'm not that happy about the whole mutilated face story. :(
-- Ailis  3/6/2010
This name sounds a bit ditzy and even a little ugly. The spelling, combined with the Scandinavian origin, make me think of ABBA and their hideous music. (I know Abba isn't a name, but this is the closest thing I could find to it.)
-- Buneary  11/12/2012
It's ok, but to me it sounds like someone with a stuffy nose saying Emma.
-- Anonymous User  6/5/2013

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