Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. EH-nah(Swedish)

Meaning & History

Means "brisk, vigorous, hale" in Old Norse. This was the name of the wife of Jarl in Norse legend.

Related Names

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Name Days

Estonia: September 19
Hungary: August 29
Latvia: September 12


Sources & References

  1. Viking Answer Lady Webpage, available from
Entry updated February 4, 2020