Low German Names

These names are used in northern Germany and the eastern Netherlands where Low German is spoken. See also German names.
gender
usage
Anke f Low German, Dutch
Low German and Dutch diminutive of Anna and other names beginning with An.
Antje f Frisian, Dutch, Low German
Frisian, Dutch and Low German diminutive of Anna.
Bode m Low German
From the Germanic element bodo meaning "command, order".
Detlef m Low German, German
Derived from the Germanic elements theud "people" and leib "heritage".
Dörthe f Low German
Low German form of Dorthe.
Heike f & m Low German, Frisian, Dutch
Low German diminutive of Henrike or Heinrich.
Heiko m Low German, Frisian, Dutch
Low German diminutive of Heinrich.
Hinnerk m Low German
Low German form of Heinrich.
Hinrich m Low German
Low German form of Heinrich.
Imke f Frisian, Dutch, Low German
Diminutive of Ime 2.
Jürgen m Low German, German
Low German form of George.
Klaas m Dutch, Low German
Dutch and Low German short form of Nicholas.
Lennart m Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Low German, Dutch
Swedish and Low German form of Leonard.
Sievert m Low German (Rare)
Low German form of Sigiward, the Germanic cognate of Sigurd.
Steffen m Low German, Danish, Norwegian, Dutch
Low German and Danish form of Stephen.
Wenke f Low German
Low German diminutive of Germanic names containing the element win meaning "friend".