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Inga is not that common in Sweden. Why, why, why is it always "Inga from Sweden" in films?
-- Anonymous User  12/16/2005
Inga is common in Norway too. =)
[noted -ed]
-- Anonymous User  9/2/2006
In Sweden it is often seen in hyphenated names like Inga-Britt, Inga-Lill (Ingalill), also in Ing-versions like Ing-Marie.
-- Anonymous User  1/15/2007
Cool name.
-- rv14142  8/20/2007
This is my daughter's first name. She is part Swedish and part Dutch and Frisian (and some other things), hence the two languages. I think her name suits her perfectly because it is beautiful, unusual, and traditional.
-- greta-elisif  5/18/2008
It bugs me that in all the American movies "the Swedes" pronounce the name Ing-ga when real Swedish people say Ing-a.
-- izzaw  8/5/2008
Inga Muscio is a well-known feminist, anti-racism activist and educator.
-- mymymetrocard  11/16/2009
Pronounced ING-ah in Swedish.

It's very, very dated and ugly.
-- Beautiful Victory  12/11/2009
Inga is a common name in the northern Scottish isles of Orkney and Shetland. Probably because of the islands' strong links to Scandinavia throughout history.
-- Anonymous User  6/20/2010
Female rapper Foxy Brown, born Inga Marchand.
-- Anonymous User  4/10/2011
Not very common, but also used in Poland.
-- ania  10/17/2011
The name is also rather common in Iceland. [noted -ed]
-- vadskajagtamigtill  6/14/2015
My name is Inga and I am from California (USA). People always ask if I am from Sweden. I may be blond and have hazel eyes but I am not Swedish. I was not a fan of my name as a child but I have grown to love it.
-- ingaalicem  9/14/2015

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