Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. BIR-yehr(Swedish)
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Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Birgir, probably derived from bjarga meaning "help, save, rescue".

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesBirgir(Ancient Scandinavian) Birgir(Icelandic)

Popularity

Name Days

Norway: October 21
Sweden: June 9

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Entry updated February 28, 2019