Limburgish Names

Limburgish names are used in the Limburg region, which straddles the border between Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. See also about Limburgish names.
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Ad m Dutch, Limburgish
Short form of Adriaan.
Albaer m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Albert. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Albert.
Alda 2 f Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Aldegonda.
Antoon m Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish form of Antonius (see Anthony).
Baer m Limburgish
Short form of Albaer and other Limburgish names ending in baer, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".
Bèr m Limburgish
Variant of Baer.
Bet f Frisian, Limburgish
Frisian and Limburgish short form of Elisabeth.
Betje f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish diminutive of Elisabeth.
Braam m Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Abraham.
Broen m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Bruno.
Broos m Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Ambroos.
Dölf m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Adolf.
Dulf m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Adolf.
Edmao m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Edmund. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Edmond.
Frens m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Francis.
Frenske m Limburgish
Diminutive of Frens.
Funs m Limburgish
Short form of Alfons.
Funske m Limburgish
Diminutive of Alfons.
Greet f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Margaret.
Hoebaer m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Hubert. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Hubert.
Ina f German, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, English, Limburgish, Slovene, Latvian
Short form of names ending with or otherwise containing ina.
Klaos m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Nicholas.
Lambaer m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Lambert. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Lambert.
Lau m Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Laurens.
Lor m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Laurens.
Luus f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish form of Lucia.
Maan m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Herman.
Mao 2 m Limburgish
Short form of Edmao or Remao.
Margreet f Limburgish, Dutch
Limburgish form of Margaret and a Dutch variant of Margriet.
Mien f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Wilhelmina.
Mina 1 f English, Dutch, Limburgish
Short form of Wilhelmina and other names ending in mina. This was the name of a character in the novel Dracula (1897) by Bram Stoker.
Neer m Limburgish
Short form of Reneer.
Nes f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Agnes.
Neske f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish diminutive of Agnes.
Nöl m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Arnold.
Nölke m Limburgish
Limburgish diminutive of Arnold.
Noor 2 f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Eleonora.
Noortje f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch diminutive of Eleonora.
Nor 2 m Limburgish
Short form of Norbaer.
Norbaer m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Norbert. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Norbert.
Pit m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Pitter.
Pitter m Frisian, Limburgish
Frisian and Limburgish form of Peter.
Remao m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Raymond. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Raymond.
Reneer m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Rayner.
Ruth 2 m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Rutger.
Servaos m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Servaas.
Sjang m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Iohannes, via the French form Jean 1.
Sjarel m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Charles.
Sjeng m Limburgish
Variant of Sjang.
Sjra m Limburgish
Limburgish form of Gerard. Its spelling has been influenced by the French pronunciation of Gérard.
Thei m Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Theodoor.
Til f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Mathilde.
Trees f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Theresia.
Tuur m Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Arthur.
Veer f Limburgish
Limburgish short form of Vera 1.
Veerke f Limburgish
Diminutive of Veer.
Wöllem m Limburgish
Limburgish form of William.
Wullem m Limburgish
Limburgish form of William.
Wum m Limburgish
Short form of Wullem.