Scandinavian Submitted Names

Scandinavian names are used in the Scandinavia region of northern Europe. For more specific lists, see Swedish names, Danish names and Norwegian names. See also about Scandinavian names.
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Eyðtór m Faroese
Faroese name with the combination of auðr "prosperity", "fortune", "riches" and þórr "thunder".
Eyðun m Faroese
Modern form of Auðun (see Audun).
Eyðvarður m Faroese
Faroese form of Audvard.
Eyðvør f Faroese
Combination of the Old Norse name elements auðr "prosperity, fortune, riches; fate, destiny (when used in a poetic context)" and vár "spring (the season); woman (in a poetic context); truth".
Eyvin m Danish
Variant of Eyvind.
Eyvind m Danish, Norwegian, Swedish
More modern form of Eyvindr, see Øyvind.
Eyvör f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Eyvǫr.
Eyvor f Norwegian (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of Eyvǫr.
Fáfnir m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic, Norse Mythology
Means "the embracer" in Old Norse. It is a name of a dragon in Nordic poetry.
Faje m Swedish
Variant of Fajer.
Fajer m Swedish (Rare)
Rare Swedish dialectal form of Fader.
Fale m Swedish (Rare), Ancient Scandinavian
Originally Fardhe, a short form of Farþegn meaning "traveller".
Falentin m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian dialectal variant of Fartein and Valentin.
Faltin m Norwegian
Norwegian dialectal variant of Falentin.
Falur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Falr.
Fannberg m Icelandic
Masculine form of Fannborg.
Fannborg f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of fönn "snowdrift" and borg "stronghold, fortification, castle".
Fanndís f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name elements fǫnn "snow; snowdrift" and dís "goddess; woman, lady; sister" or dis "wise woman, seeress; woman, virgin".
Fanney f Icelandic, Danish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Combination of the Old Norse name elements fǫnn "snow; snowdrift" and ey "island; flat land along a coast" (which is also often related to the Old Norse name element auja "(gift of) luck; fortune").
Fanngeir m Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of fönn 'snowdrift' and geirr 'spear'.
Fannlaug f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of fǫnn "snowdrift" and laug possibly meaning "betrothed woman".
Fanný f Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese form of Fanny as well as an Icelandic combination of the Old Norse name elements fǫnn "snow, snowdrift" and "new moon, waxing moon" or nýr "new; young; fresh".
Fänta f Swedish (Rare, Archaic)
Swedish (dialect) fänta meaning "little girl".
Fartein m Norwegian
Norwegian form of Farþegn. A famous bearer is Olav Fartein Valen (25 August 1887 – 14 December 1952), a Norwegian composer.
Fast m Norwegian, Swedish
Norwegian dialectal variant of Faste.
Faste m Old Swedish, Swedish, Norwegian
Old Swedish and modern form of Fasti.
Faster m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of Fastr.
Febrún f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic form of Febronia, influenced by the Old Norse name element rún "secret; secret lore".
Femja f Danish (Rare), Faroese
Danish and Faroese short form of Eufemia.
Fengur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fengr.
Fenja f West Frisian, German, Danish
Variant form of Fenje. Also compare Fenna. You might also want to take a look at the other entry for Fenja, which is a name from Norse mythology (but has a completely different etymology) that could also have been the inspiration for the parents of some of the modern-day bearers of the name.
Ferdínand m Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic variant of Ferdinand.
Fertram m Icelandic (Modern, Rare), Folklore
Icelandic name of unknown origin and meaning, invented for a fairy tale Sagan af Fertram og Ísól björtu, which translates as The story of Fertram and bright Ísól in English. The name is probably influenced by the names Bertram and Ferdinand.
Feykir m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Old Norse byname, From Old Norse feykir meaning "blowing, tossing, rushing one", "fire".
Fía f Faroese, Icelandic (Modern)
Icelandic and Faroese form of Fia.
Fia f Swedish, Norwegian (Rare), Danish (Rare)
Diminutive of Sofia and other names containing the element -fia-.
Fideli f Swedish (Modern, Rare), Literature
Derived from the name Fia. Fideli is one of the main characters in the Swedish children's book 'Den Vita Stenen' (1964). Usage of this name is most likely inspired by this book.
Fie f Dutch, Danish (Modern), Limburgish
Dutch, Limburgish and Danish short form for both Sophie and Sofie.
Fífa f Icelandic
From Old Norse fífa meaning "cotton grass".
Fífill m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
From Old Norse fífill meaning "dandelion".
Filemon m Dutch (Rare), Danish, Norwegian, Swedish (Rare), Polish, Provençal
Dutch, Polish, Provençal and Scandinavian form of Philemon. This name is borne by Dutch journalist and television presenter Filemon Wesselink (b. 1979).
Filippía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Filippia.
Fille m Swedish
Diminutive of Filip.
Findus m Literature, German (Modern, Rare), Swedish (Modern, Rare)
Findus is a tomcat in the children's book series 'Pettson and Findus' by the Swedish writer and illustrator Sven Nordqvist. The cat is named after a cardbox with the printing "Findus green peas". Findus is a trademark by Nestlé for frozen food and the name is derived from Swedish fruktindustri "fruit industry".
Finna f Icelandic, Danish (Rare), Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse feminine form of Finnr.
Finnberg m Norwegian (Rare, Archaic)
Former Norwegian male form of Finnborg.
Finnbjørg f Faroese
Faroese form of Finnbjörg.
Finnbjörk f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine name with the combination of finnr "Finn, Lapp" and bjǫrk "birch tree".
Finnbjörn m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Derived from Old Norse Finnr "person from Finland" combined with Old Norse björn "bear".
Finnbjørn m Norwegian, Faroese
Norwegian and Faroese younger form of Finnbjǫrn.
Finnbo m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian short form of Finnboge.
Finnboga f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine form of Finnbogi.
Finnboge m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian modern form of Finnbogi.
Finnbogi m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic, Faroese
From Old Norse finnr "Finn, Sámi" and bogi "bow".
Finnborg f Icelandic
Icelandic name combination of finnr 'Finn, Lapp' and borg 'stronghold, fortification, castle'.
Finndís f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name elements finnr "a Finn; a Lapp" and dís "goddess; woman, lady; sister" or dis "wise woman, seeress; woman, virgin".
Finndis f Swedish (Rare)
Swedish form of Finndís.
Finnevid m Swedish (Rare)
Swedish variant of Finnvid.
Finney f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name elements finnr "a Finn; a Lapp" and ey "island; flat land along a coast" (which is also often related to the Old Norse name element auja "(gift of) luck; fortune").
Finnfríði m Faroese
Faroese name combination of finnr 'Finn, Lapp' and friðr 'love, peace'.
Finnfríður f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of finnr "Finn, Lapp" and fríðr "beautiful".
Finni m Icelandic
Variant of Finnr.
Finnjón m Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of finnr "Finn, Lapp" and Jón.
Finnkjell m Norwegian
Norwegian younger form of Finnkell.
Finnrós f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the Old Norse name elements finnr "a Finn; a Lapp" and rós "rose".
Finnvarður m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Finnvarðr.
Finnved m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian form of Finnviðr.
Finnvid m Old Swedish, Swedish (Rare)
Old Swedish and modern Swedish form of Finnviðr.
Fióna f Faroese (Modern), Hungarian (Modern)
Faroese and Hungarian borrowing of Fiona.
Fípa f Faroese
Faroese form of Fífa.
Fjalarr m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic (Rare)
Meaning unknown. Possibly related to Old Norse fela "to hide", Norwegian fjela "to spy" or Old Norse fjǫl "much, manifold".... [more]
Fjallar m Norwegian
Norwegian modern spelling of Fjallarr.
Fjalldís f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the Old Norse name elements fjall "mountain" and dís "goddess; woman, lady; sister" or dis "wise woman, seeress; woman, virgin".
Fjarki m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
From Icelandic fjarki meaning "quad".
Fjóla f Faroese, Icelandic
Icelandic and Faroese form of Viola. It coincides with the Icelandic word for "violet".
Fjólar m Icelandic
Combination of Icelandic fjóla "violet flower" and Old Norse herr "army, warrior". It may be used as a masculine form of Fjóla.
Fjólmundur m Icelandic
Combination of Icelandic fjóla "violet flower" and Old Norse mundr "protection". This name may be used as a masculine form of Fjóla.
Fjolner m Swedish
Swedish form of Fjǫlnir.
Fjölnir m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fjǫlnir.
Fjölsvinnur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fjǫlsviðr.
Fjölverkur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fjǫlverkr.
Flæmingur m Faroese
Modern Faroese form of Flæmingr.
Fleming m Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, American (Rare, Archaic)
Transferred use of the surname Fleming and younger form of Flæmingr.
Flemmingur m Faroese
Faroese variant of Flemming.
Flisa f Swedish (Rare), Literature
Taken from the name of one of the characters in Bertil Almqvist's 1950s children's book classic Barna Hedenhös which is set in the Stone Age.... [more]
Floen m Norwegian
Norwegian form of Flavius.
Flóki m Icelandic, Faroese, Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse flóki "tuft of hair" or "outspoken man".
Flóvant m Faroese (Archaic)
Former Faroese form of Flóvent.
Flóvent m Icelandic, Faroese
Possibly a Icelandic and Faroese form of Flavius.
Flóvin m Faroese
Modern form of Flóvant.
Flykra f Faroese (Modern)
Directly taken from Faroese flykra "(snow) flake".
Folkvard m Norwegian
Norwegian younger form of Folkvarðr.
Følva f Faroese
Derived from Old Norse fǫlr "pale".
Fönn f Icelandic, Norse Mythology
Means "snowdrift" in Old Norse. It occurs in Norse legend belonging to a daughter of king Snær ("snow"), sister of Drífa ("driven snow" or "snowfall"), Mjöll ("powdery (fresh) snow") and Þorri ("frozen snow").
Fordel m Norwegian
From the Middle Low German word vordēl "advantage".
Frands m Danish
Variant of Frans.
Fránn m Icelandic (Rare)
Directly taken from Old Norse fránn "gleaming, flashing (of serpents, weapons)".
Fransina f Finnish, Swedish (Rare)
Feminine form of Frans.
Franzine f Danish
A Danish and/or Scandinavian form of Francine. Feminine Form of Franz. Probably a German variant too.
Frár m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Means "swift, quick, alert". This is the name of a dwarf in Norse mythology.
Frasse m Swedish
Diminutive of Frans.
Fraya f Scandinavian
Variant of Freya.
Fredde m Swedish
Swedish diminutive of Fredrik.
Frede m Danish
Younger form of Frethi. A famous bearer is Frederik 'Frede' Engelhart Bojsen (22 August 1841 – 4 December 1926), Danish politician and professor.
Frederic m Norwegian (Rare), Danish (Rare), Swedish (Rare), Catalan, Provençal, Lengadocian, Gascon, Romansh
Scandinavian variant of Frederik and Catalan, Romansh, Languedocian, Gascon and Provençal form of Frederick. This name was borne by Provençal writer and lexicographer of the Occitan language Frederic Mistral (Frédéric Mistral in French) who received the 1904 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Fredleiv m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian variant of Fridleif.
Fredman m Swedish (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Fredman. Its modern usage as a first name is probably inspired by Swedish poet, songwriter and composer Carl Michael Bellman's well-known 18th century works Fredman's songs and Fredman's epistles.
Fredny f Norwegian (Archaic), Swedish (Archaic)
Norwegian and Swedish form of Friðný.
Fredstein m Norwegian
Former Norwegian variant of Friðsteinn.
Frejdis f Danish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Modern Danish and Swedish form of Freydís. This was first documented in Sweden in 1885.
Frejvid m Scandinavian
From the Old Norse name Freyviðr, derived from the elements freyr "lord" (or the god Freyr) and viðr "tree, wood". This name is found in Old Swedish as Frövidh.
Frenne m Swedish (Rare)
From Swedish frände, itself derived from Old Nose frændi, "(male) relative, friend".
Freybjörn m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Freybjǫrn.
Freydís f Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
The first element of this name is derived from Old Norse freyja, which means "lady" but can also refer to the goddess Freya. The second element is derived from Old Norse dís "goddess, priestess."
Freygerður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Freygerðr.
Freymann m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of Freyr and maðr "man".
Freysteinn m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Icelandic and Old Norse variant of Frøystæinn.
Freyþór m Icelandic
Combination of Freyr and Thor
Frid m & f Swedish, Norwegian
Variant of Fride and modern form of Fríðr.
Fridbjørg f Danish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare)
Danish and Norwegian variant of Fridborg.
Fride m Swedish
Short form of Fridolf or a masculine form of Frida.
Frideborg f German, Swedish
Combination of Old German fridu "peace" and burg "castle".
Fridlef m Swedish (Rare)
Swedish form of Fridhlef.
Fridleiv m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian variant of Fredleiv.
Fridleivur m Faroese
Faroese modern form of Friðlæifr.
Fridlev m Danish
Modern form of Frithlef.
Fridolina f German (Rare), Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare), Italian (Rare), Romanian (Rare), Swedish (Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Feminine form of Fridolin. A known bearer of this name is the Swedish soccer player Fridolina Rolfö (b. 1993).
Fridstein m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of Friðsteinn.
Frikk m Norwegian
Norwegian short form of Fredrik.
Frimann m Norwegian
Norwegian form of Friedemann.
Fríðálvur m Faroese
Faroese younger masculine form of Friðælfr.
Friðbergur m Icelandic
Masculine form of Friðbjörg.
Friðbjörg f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fridbjørg.
Fríðborg f Faroese
Faroese name with the combination of fríðr "beautiful" and bjǫrg "help, deliverance".
Friðborg f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fridborg or Fríðborg.
Friðdís f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "peace" and dís "goddess".
Friðdóra f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Friðþóra.
Friðfinna f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine form of Friðfinnur.
Fríðfinnur m Faroese
Faroese form of Friðfinnur.
Friðfinnur m Icelandic
Combination of friðr 'peace, protection' and finnr 'Finn, Lapp'.
Fríðhild f Faroese
Faroese combination of fríðr "beautiful" hildr "battle", "fight".
Fríði m Faroese
Faroese modern form of Friði.
Friðjón m Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of friðr "love, peace" and Jón.
Friðleif f Icelandic
Feminine form of Friðleifur.
Friðleifur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Friðlæifr.
Friðlín f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "love, peace" and lín "flax, linen, linen garment, linen gear".
Friðmar m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "love, peace" and mærr "famous".
Friðmey f Icelandic
An Icelandic name with the combination of friðr "love, peace" and mær "daughter".
Friðný f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "love, peace" and nýr "new".
Fríðrikur m Faroese
Faroese form of Friedrich.
Friðrós f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "love, peace" and rós "rose".
Friðsemd f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Frideswide.
Friðsteinn m Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Combination of friðr 'love, peace' and steinn 'stone'.
Friðþjófur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Fritjof.
Friðþór m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "love", "peace" and þórr "thunder".
Friðþóra f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine form of Friðþór.
Fríðunn f Faroese
A Faroese name with the combination of fríðr "'beautiful, good, alive, peaceful, safe" and unnr "wave".
Fríður f & m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic younger form of Fríðr and Faroese short form of names the element friðr meaning "peace".
Friður m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Friði.
Friðvin m Icelandic
Icelandic combination of friðr "love, peace" and vinr "friend".
Fríðvør f Faroese
Faroese name with the combination of fríðr "beautiful" and vár "spring".
Frö m & f Old Swedish, Swedish (Rare)
Old Swedish form of Freyr. It coincides with modern Swedish frö "seed, grain", which might explain it's modern unisex usage.
Frøja f Norwegian
Norwegian form of Freya.
Fronika f German (Silesian, Archaic), Swedish (Archaic)
Silesian German contracted form of Veronika, the spelling reflecting the local pronunciation. This name was also found in Sweden up until the 1700s.
Frosti m Ancient Scandinavian, Old Danish, Icelandic, Norse Mythology
Originally a byname, from Old Norse frost "frost". In Norse legend this was the name of a dwarf.
Frostlilja f Swedish (Modern, Rare)
Derived from the Old Norse elements frost "frost" and lilja "lily".
Frostrós f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the Old Norse name elements frost "frost" and rós "rose".
Fróða f Faroese
Feminine form of Fróði.
Fróðar m Faroese
Faroese variant of Fróði.
Fróðný f Icelandic
Combination of Icelandic fróðr "clever, wise" and "new moon, waxing moon".
Froya f Faroese
Younger form of Freyja.
Frøydis f Norwegian
Younger form of Frøydís.
Froydis f Faroese
Faroese form of Frøydís.
Froygerð f Faroese
Faroese younger form of Frøygærðr.
Frøystein m Norwegian
Norwegian younger form of Frøystæinn.
Fryd f Norwegian (Modern, Rare)
Either a variant of Frid or taken directly from Norwegian fryd "joy, delight".
Fulla f Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Swedish, Danish
Derived from either fullr ("full") or fyl ("foal"). This is the name of a goddess in Norse mythology who acts as Frigg's handmaiden. Her name is used as a kenning for "gold" or "woman".
Funi m Icelandic
From Old Norse funi "flame, fire". Originally, Funi was a name for a horse
Fura f Icelandic
Directly taken from Old Norse fura "pine tree".
Fylgia f Norse Mythology, Swedish (Rare)
From Old Norse fylgja "to accompany, to follow" (compare modern Swedish följa and modern Danish and Norwegian følge). In Norse mythology a fylgia is a type of spirit who accompanies a person through their life from the day they were born... [more]
Gabríel m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gabriel.
Gabríela f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Gabriela.
Gabríella f Icelandic
Icelandic adoption of Gabriella.
Gæiri m Norwegian
Old Norse short form of names containing the name element GEIR.
Galdur m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
From Old Norse galdr meaning "magic chant", "magic".
Gamalíel m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gamaliel.
Gandalv m Norwegian
Norwegian form of Gandalfr.
Gärd f Swedish
Variant of Gerd 2.
Garðar m Icelandic, Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Old Norse elements gerðr meaning "enclosure" or "fence" and arr meaning "warrior".... [more]
Gaui m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Meaning unknown.
Gauja f Icelandic
Of unknown origin and meaning. Current theories include a derivation from the masculine name Gaui.
Gaut m Norwegian
Norwegian form of Gautr.
Gautarr m Norwegian
Derived from the Old Norse elements gaut "of Gautland" and her "army."
Gauthildur f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Gauthildr.
Gautrek m Norwegian
Norwegian younger form of Gautrekr.
Gautrekur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Gautrekr.
Gautur m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gautr.
Gåva f Swedish (Rare)
Directly taken from Swedish gåva "gift".
Gåvan m Swedish (Modern, Rare)
Masculine form of Gåva.
Gefion f Norse Mythology, Danish (Rare, Archaic), German (Rare)
Of debated origin and meaning. Theories include a derivation from the Old Norse verb geba "to give", the suffix of the name may stem from the Norse hjón "the joined", meaning a household, a loving couple, or even the crew on a ship, particularly a skeið... [more]
Gefjun f Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic (Rare)
Old Norse variant and Icelandic form of Gefjon.
Gefn f Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Means "giver". In Norse mythology this is one of the names of the goddess Freyja. It is possible that Gefn was originally a goddess in her own right.
Geirarður m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Geirarðr.
Geirdís f Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Combination of geirr "spear" and dís "goddess".
Geirfinn m Norwegian
Norwegian modern form of Geirfinnr.
Geirfinna f Icelandic
Icelandic feminine form of Geirfinnur.
Geirfinnur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Geirfinnr.
Geirfrid f Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of Gæirfríðr.
Geirfríður f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic younger form of Gæirfríðr.
Geirharður m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gerhard.
Geirhjörtur m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of geirr "spear" and hjǫrtr "hart", "stag".
Geirlaug m Norwegian
Norwegian younger form of Geirlaugr.
Geirlaugur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Geirlaugr.
Geirleifur m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Geirleifr.
Geirlöð f Icelandic (Rare, Archaic)
Icelandic combination of geirr "spear" and löð "invitation" (poetic).
Geirmund m Norwegian
More modern form of Geirmundr.
Geirmundur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Gæirmundr.
Geirný f Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Ancient Scandinavian and Icelandic name with the combination of geirr "spear" and nýr "new".
Geirrid f Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of Geirríðr.
Geirríður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Geirríðr.
Geirröður m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gæirreðr.
Geirrún f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of geirr "spear" and rún "secret".
Geirþjófur m Icelandic (Rare, Archaic)
Combination of Old Norse geirr "spear" and þjófr "thief".
Geirþrúður f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gertrude.
Geirtrúð f Faroese
Faroese younger form of Geirþrúðr.
Geiserik m Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish (Archaic)
Dutch, Norwegian and Swedish form of Geiseric.
Gelika f Danish
Short form of Angelika.
Gemanda f Norwegian (Archaic)
Norwegian combination of Ge- and -manda recorded in the 19th century.
Gerdis f Swedish (Rare)
Swedish form of Geirdís.
Gerloff m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of Gæirlæifr.
Gerður f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Gerd 2.
Gerton m Swedish (Rare), Dutch (Rare)
Modern Swedish form of Gerthorn. In the Netherlands, there may also be cases where this name is a combination of the names Gert and Ton.
Gestar m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic combination of gestr "guest" and herr "army".
Gestheiður f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of gestr "guest" and heiðr "honour".
Gestný f Icelandic
Icelandic combination of gestr "guest" and "new".
Gestrún f Icelandic
From Old Norse gestr "guest" and rún "secret".
Gestur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Gestr.
Geythild f Faroese
Faroese younger form of Gauthildr.
Geyti m Faroese
Faroese form of Gautr.
Ghita f Scandinavian
Variant of Gita.
Gídeon m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gideon.
Gígí f Icelandic
Icelandic diminutive of names beginning with Gí-.
Gígja f Icelandic
Modern adoption of an Old Norse byname meaning "fiddle, violin" in Icelandic (a poetic term), from Old Norse gígja (which relates to (and perhaps derives from) Middle Low German gīge).
Gígjar m Icelandic
Icelandic masculine form of Gígja.
Gild f Swedish
Variant of Gilda.
Giljanna f Faroese
Faroese form of Juliana.
Gilla f Medieval Scandinavian, Old Swedish, Swedish (Rare)
Of debated origin and meaning. Some academics consider this name a short form of Gillaug, while others see it as a feminine form of Gilli... [more]
Gilli m Ancient Scandinavian, Faroese
Of debated origin and meaning. Some academics consider this an Old Norse adoption of Gaelic names containing the element Gill, while others see it as an Old Norse short form of names beginning with the element Geirl-, and yet others consider it an Old Norse short form of names beginning with the element Gísl-.