Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. FRIG(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "beloved", from Proto-Germanic *Frijjō, derived from the root *frijōną meaning "to love". In Norse mythology she was the wife of Odin and the mother of Balder. Some scholars believe that she and the goddess Freya share a common origin (though their names are not linguistically related).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesFrig(Anglo-Saxon Mythology) Frija, Frijjō(Germanic Mythology)

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Entry updated December 7, 2022