Old Norwegian Submitted Names

These names were used by medieval Norwegian people.
gender
usage
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Alfastr m Old Norwegian (Rare)
Combination of the name elements alfr "elf" and fastr "firm".
Ama f Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Old Norwegian
Variant of Amma 2 or short form of Amalia.
Amdi m Old Norwegian, Old Danish, Danish, Swedish (Rare)
Old Danish short form of Ámundi and Old Norse form of Amadeus.
Arngísl m Old Norwegian
Combination of arn "bird" and gerd "pledge, hostage."
Elsebe f Low German (Archaic), Medieval Baltic, Medieval Scandinavian, Old Norwegian, Norwegian (Rare)
Low German variant of Elsabe, recorded between the 15th and 18th centuries, which was also used in 15th-century Latvia and in Medieval Norway.
Halldís f Icelandic, Old Norwegian
Combination of Hallr and the name element dís.
Magga f Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Old Norwegian, Swedish, Sami, Faroese
Short form of Margareta (or sometimes of Magnhilda). This is also a Lule Sámi form of Margareta.
Pedr m Old Norwegian
Variant of Pétr.
Sigga f Danish (Rare), Faroese, Icelandic, Old Norwegian, Anglo-Norman
Short form of names beginning with the element Sig-, such as Sigrid or Signe.
Víðkunnr m Old Norse, Old Norwegian
Derived from Old Norse víðkunnr "famous".