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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. ING-ə-bawrk(German)
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Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Ingibjǫrg, which was derived from the name of the Germanic god ING combined with bjǫrg meaning "help, save, rescue".
VariantsIngebjørg(Norwegian) Ingebjørg(Danish) Ingeburg(German)
DiminutivesInga(Swedish) Inga(Norwegian) Inga, Inge(Danish) Inge, Inka(German)
Other Languages & CulturesIngeburg, Inga(Ancient Germanic) Ingibjǫrg, Inga(Ancient Scandinavian) Inge(Dutch) Inka(Finnish) Inka(Frisian) Ingibjörg, Inga(Icelandic) Inga(Latvian) Inga(Lithuanian) Inga(Russian)

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