Icelandic Submitted Names

Icelandic names are used on the island nation of Iceland. See also about Scandinavian names.
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Pálína f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Paulina.
Pálmey f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of Paul and mær "daughter" or Palma and ey "island".
Pálmfríður f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of palma "palm tree" and fríðr "beautiful".
Pálmi m Icelandic
Variant of Palni as well as a masculine form of Palma.
Pálrún f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of Páll and rún "secret".
París f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Paris.
Patrek m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Patrick. Known from the village Patreksfjörður (Patricks Fjord) in Iceland.
Patrekur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Patrekr.
Patrisía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Patricia.
Pedró m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Pedro.
Petrea f & m English, Romanian, Danish, Swedish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Icelandic (Rare)
Elaborated form of Petra and Romanian variant of Petre.
Petrína f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Petrina.
Petrónella f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Petronella.
Petrún f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of Pétur and rún "secret".
Pjetur m Icelandic
Icelandic variant spelling of Pétur.
Pría f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic adoption of Priya.
Rafn m Icelandic, Old Danish
Old Danish form of Hrafn.
Rafney f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Hrafney.
Rafnhildur f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Rafnhildr.
Rafnkell m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Hrafnkell.
Ragnfríður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Ragnfríðr.
Ragnvaldur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese form of Ragnvaldr.
Ragúel m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Raguel.
Rán f Norse Mythology, Astronomy, Icelandic
Of uncertain etymology. It could be derived from Old Norse rán "robberty, theft" or rámr "hoarse". In Norse mythology, Rán is a sea goddess and ruler of the dead at the bottom of the sea... [more]
Rannveig f Ancient Scandinavian, Danish (Rare), Faroese, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish (Rare)
The first element of this name is either derived from Old Norse regin or rögn "advice", or from Old Norse rann "house." The second element is derived from Old Norse veig "strength".
Ráðgeir m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Ráðgeirr.
Ráðhildur f Icelandic
Derived from Icelandic ráð "advise", "counsel", "decision" and hildr "battle", "fight".
Ráðný f Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Derived from the Germanic name elements ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and "new moon, waxing moon". This is the name of a character in the Old Norse poem Sólarljóð ("song of the sun").
Ráðvarður m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Ráðvarðr.
Regína f Icelandic, Slovak (Rare), Czech (Rare)
Icelandic form and Slovak and Czech variant of Regina.
Reginbjörg f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Ragnbjörg.
Reifnir m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Derived from reifir ("giver, helper"). This is the name of a sea-king in Norse mythology.
Reykdal m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of reykur "smoke" and dalr "dale, valley".
Reyn f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Rein.
Reynar m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Reinar.
Reyndís f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Ragndis as well as a combination of the Old Norse name elements reynir "rowan (tree)" and dís "goddess; woman, lady; sister" or dis "wise woman, seeress; woman, virgin".
Reynhildur f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Reinhild or a combination of reynir "rowan (tree)" and hildr "battle, fight".
Reynir m Icelandic
Taken directly from Icelandic and Old Norse reynir meaning "rowan, mountain ash".
Reyr m Icelandic
From Icelandic reyr meaning 'sweet vernal grass'.
Richarður m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Richard.
Ríkarður m Icelandic
Icelandic modern form of Rikarðr.
Rikharð m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Ríkharður.
Ríkharður m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Rikarðr.
Rín f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rina.
Ríó m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rio.
Ríta f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rita.
Röfn f Icelandic (Rare)
Meaning uncertain. It may be from Icelandic röfn "broken, severed" or a feminine form of Hrafn.
Rögnvaldur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Ragnvaldr.
Rökkva f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine form of Rökkvi.
Rökkvi m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Rǫkkvi.
Róland m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese form of Roland.
Rólant m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese variant of Róland.
Róman m Icelandic (Modern, Rare), Kashubian
Icelandic and Kashubian form of Roman.
Rómeó m Icelandic, Hungarian
Icelandic and Hungarian form of Romeo.
Rós f Irish, Icelandic
Means "rose" in Irish and Icelandic.
Rósa f Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese form of Rose.
Rósalind f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rosalind.
Rósanna f Icelandic
Icelandic adoption of Rosanna.
Rósar m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of rós "rose" and herr "army".
Rósberg m Icelandic
Masculine form of Rósbjörg.
Rósbjörg f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of rós "rose" and bjarga "to help, save, rescue".
Rósborg f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Rósbjörg.
Róselía f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Rosalia.
Rósenberg m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Rósberg.
Rósey f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name elements rós "rose" and ey "island; flat land along a coast" (which is also often related to the Old Norse name element auja "(gift of) luck; fortune").
Rósfríður f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of rós "rose" and fríðr "beautiful".
Rósi m Icelandic
Icelandic masculine form of Rósa.
Rósinkar m Icelandic (Rare)
Means "tub of roses" in Icelandic.
Rósinkara f Icelandic
Feminine form of Rósinkar.
Róska f Icelandic (Modern)
Pseudonym of Ragnhildur Óskarsdóttir.
Röskva f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Rǫskva.
Róslín f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Roslin.
Róslind f Icelandic (Rare)
Contracted form of Rósalind.
Rósmann m Icelandic (Rare)
New combination of ros 'flower' and maðr 'man'.
Rósmarý f Icelandic
Icelandic adoption of Rosemary.
Rósmunda f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rosamunda.
Rósmundur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rosamund.
Rósý f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rosy.
Röðull m Icelandic (Rare)
From Icelandic röðull "glory, halo, sun (poet.)"
Rúbar m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rubar.
Rúbý f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Ruby.
Rúdólf m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rudolf.
Rún f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Runa.
Rúndís f Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Derived from Old Norse rún "secret lore" combined with Old Norse dís "goddess, priestess".
Runný f Icelandic
Meaning unknown.
Rúrik m Icelandic
Icelandic spelling of Rurik.
Rútur m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Hrútur.
Sabína f Icelandic (Rare), Slovak
Icelandic and Slovak form of Sabina.
Sabrína f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sabrina.
Sæbergur m Icelandic
Icelandic masculine form of Sæbjörg.
Sæbjartur m Icelandic
Icelandic masculine form of Sæbjört.
Sæbjörg f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sæbjørg.
Sæbjörn m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sǽbiǫrn.
Sæbjört f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sær "sea" and bjartr "bright".
Sæborg f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Sæbjörg.
Sædís f Icelandic
Icelandic name meaning "sea goddess", formed from the Old Norse elements "sea" and dís "goddess". The suffix dís is fairly common in Icelandic names.
Sæfinna f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic feminine form of Sæfinnur.
Sæla f Icelandic
From Old Norse sæla, meaning “happiness, bliss”. Officially approved as a given name in 2015.
Sælaug f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sær "sea" and laug possibly meaning "betrothed woman".
Sælaugur m Icelandic
Masculine form of Sælaug.
Sæmann m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sær "sea" and maðr "man".
Sæmar m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of sær "sea" and mærr "famous".
Sæmunda f Icelandic
Feminine form of Sæmundur.
Sæmundur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Sǽmundr.
Sæný f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of sær "sea" and "new".
Sær m Icelandic
From Icelandic sær meaning "sea".
Særós f Icelandic
Derived from Icelandic sær "sea" and rós "rose".
Særún f Icelandic
Means "secret of the sea", derived from Old Norse sær "sea" combined with Old Norse rún "secret".
Sæsól f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sær 'sea' and sól 'sun'.
Sæþór m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sǽþórr.
Sæunn f Icelandic, Faroese
From Old Norse sær meaning "sea", and unnr meaning "wave".
Sævald m Norwegian (Rare), Icelandic
Norwegian younger form of Sævaldi.
Sævaldur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sævaldi.
Sævar m Icelandic
Meaning "sea warrior", derived from the Old Norse elements sær "sea" and arr "warrior".
Sævör f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Søyvǫr.
Safír m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Safir.
Sakarías m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sakarias.
Salefrid m Icelandic (Archaic), Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
Old Icelandic salr, Old German sele, Old High German sal "house, dwelling, hall" + Old Icelandic friðr, Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace".
Salgerður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Salgerðr.
Salín f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Salína.
Salína f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Salina.
Salmann m Icelandic (Archaic)
Icelandic combination of sól "sun" and maðr "man".
Salóme f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Salome.
Salómon m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Solomon.
Salvör f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sǫlvǫr.
Samúel m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Samuel.
Santía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Santia.
Sarína f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sarina.
Sebastían m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Sebastian.
Selja f Finnish, Norwegian, Icelandic
Variant of Celia. It also means "elder (plant)" in Finnish.
Senía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Senia.
Septíma f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Septima.
Seselía f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Cecilia.
Sesselía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Cecilia.
Sesselja f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Cecilia.
Sía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sia.
Sigbjörn m Icelandic (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Combination of Old Norse sigr "victory" and bjǫrn "bear".
Sigdís f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name elements sigr "victory" and dís "goddess; woman, lady; sister" or dis "wise woman, seeress; woman, virgin".
Sigdóra f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic variant of Sigþóra.
Sigfastur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sigfastr.
Sigfríð f Faroese, Icelandic
Faroese younger form of Sigfríðr and Icelandic variant of Sigfríður.
Sigfús m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Sigfúss.
Siggerður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger feminine form of Siggarðr.
Sighvatur m Icelandic, Faroese
Modern Icelandic and Faroese form of Sighvatr.
Sigmunda f Icelandic
Feminine form of Sigmundur.
Signa f Danish (Rare), Swedish (Rare), Icelandic (Rare), Faroese (Rare)
Latinate variant of Signy and Signý as well as a contracted form of Signilla... [more]
Sigríkur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sigríkr.
Sigríður f Icelandic
Younger form of Sigríðr.
Sigþór m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sigþórr.
Sigþóra f Icelandic
Feminine form of Sigþór.
Sigtryggur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sigtryggr.
Sigtýr m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and tívar "gods".
Sigurást f Icelandic
From Old Norse sigr "victory" (Icelandic sigur) and ást "love, affection".
Sigurásta f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic variant of Sigurást.
Sigurbára f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of sigr "victory" and bára "wave, billow".
Sigurbjarni m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Sigurbjörn.
Sigurbjörn m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sigbiǫrn.
Sigurdríf f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sigrdríf.
Sigurdrífa f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sigrdrífa.
Sigurey f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and ey "island".
Sigurgeir m Icelandic
Modern Icelandic form of Siggæirr.
Sigurgeira f Icelandic
Feminine form of Sigurgeir.
Sigurgestur m Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of sigr "victory" and gestr "guest".
Sigurgrímur m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and grímr "person wearing a mask".
Sigurhanna f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and Hanna.
Sigurhans m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and Hans.
Sigurhjörtur m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and hjǫrtr "hart, stag".
Sigurjón m Icelandic
Derived from the Old Norse word sigr "victory" and the Icelandic form of John.
Sigurlaug f Icelandic
Modern form of Siglaug.
Sigurlaugur m Icelandic
Masculine form of Sigurlaug.
Sigurlín f Icelandic
Combination of Old Norse sigr "victory" and lín "linen, flax".
Sigurlína f Icelandic
Elaboration of Sigurlín.
Sigurlinn f Icelandic (Modern)
Icelandic younger form of Sigrlinn.
Sigurlinni m Icelandic
Icelandic masculine form of Sigurlinn.
Sigurlogi m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and logi "flame, blaze".
Sigurmundur m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Sigmundur.
Sigurnanna f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic name with the combination of sigr "victory" and nėnna "to accomplish quickly, to travel".
Sigurnýas m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Sigurnýjas.
Sigurnýjas m Icelandic
Possibly a masculine form of Signý.
Siguróli m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and Óli.
Sigurörn m Icelandic (Modern)
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and ǫrn "eagle".
Sigurósk f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and ósk "wish".
Sigurrós f Icelandic
Derived from the Icelandic words sigur meaning "victory" and rós "rose" (perhaps the Icelandic vernacular form of Rosa). The Icelandic band Sigur Rós is named for the younger sister of frontman Jónsi Birgisson (Sigurrós was born on the day the band was formed, and her name split into two words).
Sigursteina f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine form of Sigursteinn.
Sigursteinn m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Sigsteinn.
Sigursveinn m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sigr "victory" and sveinn "boy".
Silfa f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Silva.
Silfrún f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic name with the combination of silfr "silver" and rún "secret".
Silfur f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
From Old Norse silfr meaning "silver". This is also the Icelandic word for silver. (Compared Silver).
Silka f Icelandic, German
Icelandic form and German variant of Silke.
Silli m Icelandic, Ancient Scandinavian
Pet form of Sigvaldr, Sighulfr, and other names starting with the name element sigr "victory".
Silvía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Silvia.
Símon m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Simon.
Símona f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Simona.
Símonía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Simonia.
Sírnir m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Means "lazy". This is the name of a Jotunn.
Sirrý f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Siri.
Sísí f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sisi.
Sissa f Swedish, Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Originally an Old Norse diminutive of Sigþrúðr, this name is now a diminutive of Cecilia. As a Swedish name, it was traditionally found in Scania.
Síta f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Sita.
Sívar m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese variant of Sigvar.
Sjafnar m Icelandic
Icelandic form form of Sjǫfn or combination of Sjǫfn and herr ("army").
Sjana f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic phonetic spelling of Jeana.
Sjöfn f Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Name of a minor Norse goddess, one of Frigg's handmaidens, said (by the Icelandic chieftain and poet Snorri Sturluson, d. 1241) to be related to Old Icelandic sjafni "love". Modern-day academics, however, argue that it might rather be related to Old Norse sefi meaning "sense" as well as "relation".
Skær m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Old Norse byname, from Old Norse sker meaning "rock in the sea", "skerry".
Skæringur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Skæringr.
Skapti m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Derived from Old Norse skapt "stick, shaft, missile".
Skarpheiður f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of skarpr "barren, skinny, sharp" and heiðr "bright, clear, cloudless".
Skírnir m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Means "shining one". In Norse mythology Skírnir is a servant of Freyr.
Skjöldur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Skjǫldr.
Skúli m Icelandic, Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse skýla "protection, shelter".
Smári m Icelandic
From Icelandic smári meaning "clover" (compare Faroese Smæra).
Smiður m Icelandic (Archaic)
Icelandic younger form of Smiðr.
Snæbjörn m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Snøybiǫrn.
Snæbjört f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of snær "snow" and bjartr "bright".
Snæbrá f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of snær 'snow' and brá 'eyelash'.
Snædís f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of snær "snow" and dís "goddess".
Snæfríð f Faroese, Icelandic
Faroese younger form of Snæfríðr.
Snæfríður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Snæfríðr.
Snæhólm m Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic combination of snær "snow" and holmr "small island".
Snær m Icelandic, Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Means "snow" in Old Norse.
Snærós f Icelandic
Means "snow rose" in Icelandic. A fairly recent invention from the words snær (snow) and rós (rose).
Snærún f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of snær "snow" and rún "secret".
Snæþór m Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of snær "snow" and þórr "thunder".
Snævarr m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic (Rare)
Combination of Old Norse snær "snow" and varr "attentive, aware".
Snjáfríður f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Snæfríður.
Snjáka f Icelandic (Modern)
Feminine form of Snær.
Snjófríður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Snjófríðr.
Snjóki m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Means "snowman" in Icelandic.
Snjólfur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Snæúlfr.
Snót f Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Means "woman; gentlewoman". In Norse mythology this is the name of one of Karl and Snør's daughters.
Sókrates m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sokrates.
Sól f Norse Mythology, Icelandic, Faroese
Means "sun" in Old Norse. In Norse mythology, Sól was the goddess of the sun and the sister of Máni (the moon-god).
Sóla f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic variant of Sól.
Sólborg f Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese form of Solborg.
Sólbrá f Icelandic
Derived from Old Norse sól "sun" and brá "eyelash" (or "to shine" or "to blink").
Sólbrún f Icelandic (Modern, Rare), Faroese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of sól "sun" and brúnn "brown".
Sóldögg f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of sól "sun" and dǫgg "dew, wetness".
Sólgerður f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Salgerður.
Sólhildur f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Solhild.
Sólín f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of sól "sun" and lín "flax, linen, linen garment, linen gear".
Sólkatla f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of sól "son" and ketill "cauldron hat", "helmet".
Sólmar m Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic combination of sól "sun" and mærr "famous".
Sólrún f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Solrun.
Sölvi m Icelandic
Younger form of Sǫlvi.
Sólvin m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic name with the combination of sól "sun" and vinr "friend".
Sólvör f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Sǫlvǫr.
Sonný f Icelandic (Modern)
Icelandic form of Sonny.
Sporði m Icelandic
Icelandic name deriving from Icelandic sporður meaning "tail of a fish or whale".... [more]
Starkaður m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Starkaðr.
Starri m Icelandic
Variant of Stari "starling" and/or Starr "stiff".
Stasía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Stasia.
Stefanía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Stefania.
Stefánný f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic form of Stefanie or a Icelandic combination of Stefan "new".
Stefnir m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
From Old Norse stefnir meaning "coxswain, helmsman, steersman, one who directs".
Steina f Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Old Norse short form of names beginning with the element steinn "stone", and thus a feminine equivalent of Steinn.
Steinbergur m Icelandic
Icelandic masculine form of Steinbjörg.
Steinbjörg f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Stæinborg.
Steinborg f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Stæinborg.
Steindís f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of steinn "stone" and dís "goddess".
Steindóra f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Steinþóra.
Steiney f Icelandic
Feminine variant of Icelandic and Old Norse Steinn, meaning "stone".
Steinfinnur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Steinfinnr.