Gender Feminine
Usage Swedish
Pronounced Pron. MIE-vawr  [key]

Meaning & History

From Swedish maj meaning "May (the month)" combined with vår meaning "spring" or the Old Norse name element vǫr meaning "vigilant, cautious". This name was first used in the early 20th century [1].

Name Days

Sweden: June 8

Categories

Sources & References

  1. Nordic Names Wiki, entry Majvor, available from https://www.nordicnames.de/wiki/Majvor.
Entry added December 7, 2022