Name Element LEIFR

Type Element
Usage Old Norse

Meaning & History

Old Norse element meaning "descendant, heir, heritage".

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Other Languages & Culturesleib(Ancient Germanic)
Given Name DescendantsHerleva(Ancient Germanic) Hleb(Belarusian) Arlet, Oliver(Catalan) Oliver, Olivera(Croatian) Oliver, Olivie(Czech) Leif, Olaf, Olav, Oliver, Olivia, Oluf, Eluf(Danish) Olaf, Olivier(Dutch) Alivia, Oliver, Olivia, Olyvia(English) Olavi, Olev, Oliver(Estonian) Ólavur(Faroese) Olavi, Oliver, Olivia, Uolevi(Finnish) Arlette, Olivia, Olivier(French) Olaf, Oliver, Olivia(German) Olivér, Olívia(Hungarian) Leifur, Ólafur, Ólöf(Icelandic) Amhlaoibh(Irish) Olivia, Oliviero(Italian) Olivette(Literature) Oliver, Olivera(Macedonian) Olivier(Medieval French) Leif, Olaf, Olav, Oliver, Olivia, Torleif, Herleif, Leiv(Norwegian) Amlaíb(Old Irish) Áleifr, Álǫf, Eileifr, Guðleif, Guðleifr, Herleifr, Leifr, Þórleifr(Old Norse) Olaf, Oliwer, Oliwia, Oliwier(Polish) Olavo, Olívia(Portuguese) Gleb(Russian) Aulay(Scottish) Amhlaidh(Scottish Gaelic) Oliver, Olivera(Serbian) Oliver, Olívia(Slovak) Olivia(Spanish) Elof, Leif, Oliver, Olivia, Olof, Olov, Elov(Swedish) Hlib(Ukrainian)
Surname DescendantsOliver(Catalan) Oliver, Oliverson(English) Oliver, Olivier(French) Oliver(German) Leifsson(Icelandic) Oliversen(Norwegian) Leifsson, Oliversson, Olofsdotter, Olofsson(Swedish)

Entry updated January 21, 2022