Given Name NJÁLL

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Old Norse form of Niall (see NEIL). This is the name of the hero of a 13th century Icelandic saga, based on the life of a 10th-century Icelandic chieftain.
FEMININE FORM: Njála (Icelandic)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Niall (Irish), Njål (Norwegian), Niall (Scottish)