Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. OO-veh(Swedish)

Meaning & History

Probably a modern form of the Old Danish name Aghi, originally a short form of names that contain the Old Norse element egg "edge of a sword" or agi "terror".

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAgi, Egino(Ancient Germanic) Egon, Uwe(German) Egill(Icelandic) Aghi, Egill(Old Norse)
Surname DescendantOvesen(Norwegian)


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Name Days

Estonia: January 11
Norway: October 30
Sweden: February 13


Entry updated February 28, 2019