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Isa f Swedish (Modern), Danish, Finnish, Norwegian
From the germanic element is "Ice" with the feminine suffix -a. In Swedish the name literally means ice in verbal form. Which means that something has frozen solid or has been covered in ice. It can also be a short for of names that end in -isa... [more
Isagel f Swedish (Rare), Literature, Astronomy
Isagel is a fictional character and spaceship pilot appearing in Swedish author Harry Martinson's poem of science fiction 'Aniara', published in 1956. Isagel is also the name of an exoplanet (HD 102956 b) orbiting the star Aniara
Jannes m Dutch, Flemish, German (Rare), Limburgish, East Frisian (Rare), North Frisian (Rare), West Frisian, Danish (Rare), Finnish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Dutch, Flemish, Frisian, Limburgish and (Low) German short form of Johannes
, which has also seen some use in Scandinavia.
Joar m Swedish, Norwegian
Modern form of the Old (West) Norse name Jóarr
, which meant "warrior on a horse" from the Old Norse elements jór
"stallion" and arr
Jojakin m Norwegian, Polish, Swedish
Norwegian, Polish and Swedish form of Jehoiachin
. This name appears in the Swedish and Norwegian translations of the Bible, but is not used as a given name in Sweden or Norway.
Krusmynta f Swedish (Rare), Literature
From the Swedish name for a type of mint, known as curly mint in English. This is one of the middle names of Pippi Långstrump (English: Pippi Longstocking), full name Pippilotta Viktualia Rullgardina Krusmynta Efraimsdotter Långstrump, a character invented by Swedish author Astrid Lindgren.
Labolina f Swedish (Modern), Popular Culture
Probably as a feminine form of Laban
. 'Lilla spöket Laban' (known in English as 'The Little Ghost Godfrey') is a Swedish children's book character. Labolina is the name Laban's little sister.
Li f Swedish
Short form of names starting, containing, or ending with li
. In some cases it may be seen as a strictly feminine form of Lee
Lillemor f Swedish, Norwegian (Rare), Danish (Rare)
Originally a Norwegian name, which is derived from Norwegian lille
, the weak declension of liten
, "little" (ultimately from Old Norse lítill
) and mor
"mother" (ultimately from Old Norse móðir
Liss m & f Swedish
Dialectal name from Dalarna, Sweden meaning "small". ... [more
Lisskulla f Swedish (Rare)
Means "little girl" in Dalmål or Dalecarlian, a group of dialects spoken in Dalarna, Sweden. It corresponds with Elfdalian liss
-, combining form of litn
"little" (cf. Liss
), and kulla
Loja f Swedish, Finnish
A famous bearer is Loja Saarinen (born Minna Carolina Louise Gesellius, 1879–1968), a Finnish-American textile artist, sculptor and wife of the architect Eliel Saarinen (1873–1950).