Meaning & History

Means "sparkle" in Old Norse. In Norse mythology this was the name of a dwarf, also named Eitri. With his brother Brokkr he made several magical items for the gods, including Odin's ring Draupnir and Thor's hammer Mjölnir.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesSindre(Norwegian)


People think this name is

classic   youthful   natural   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  


Sources & References

  1. Viking Answer Lady Webpage, available from

Entry updated April 25, 2021