Given Name OVE

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: OO-ve (Swedish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Probably a modern form of the Old Danish name Aghi, originally a short form of names that contain the Old Norse element egg "edge of a sword" or agi "terror".

Categories

athletes, fear, feelings, swords, uncertain etymology, weapons
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Agi, Egino (Ancient Germanic), Aghi, Egill (Ancient Scandinavian), Egon, Uwe (German), Egill (Icelandic)
Entry updated May 31, 2018