Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. LEEV  [key]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Old Norse name Hlíf meaning "protection". Its use has been influenced by the modern Scandinavian word liv meaning "life".

Related Names

VariantsLive(Norwegian) Liva(Danish)
Other Languages & CulturesHlíf(Icelandic) Hlíf(Old Norse)
Same SpellingLiv 2
User SubmissionLív


People think this name is

youthful   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Norway: October 2
Sweden: April 12


Entry updated April 25, 2021