This is a list of names in which the categories include fear.
Amund m Norwegian
Derived from the Old Norse name Agmundr
, from the element egg
"edge of a sword" or agi
"awe, terror" combined with mundr
Deimos m Greek Mythology
in Greek. This was one of the sons of the Greek god Ares
. Also, a moon of Mars bears this name.
Egil m Norwegian
From the Old Norse name Egill
, a diminutive of names that began with the element agi "awe, terror"
. This was the name of a semi-legendary 10th-century Viking, described in the Icelandic Egill's Saga
Ove m Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
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"
Phobos m Greek Mythology
Means "fear, panic"
in Greek. This was one of the sons of Ares
in Greek mythology. Also, one of the moons of Mars bears this name.
Zelophehad m Biblical
Possibly means either "first born"
or "shadow from terror"
in Hebrew. In the Old Testament, Zelophehad is a man who dies while the Israelites are wandering in the wilderness, leaving five daughters as heirs.