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Language Old Norse: Names And Words

Description:Old Norse, the ancestor of the Scandinavian languages, since around 1000 AD, among others the language of the Vikings
Family/group:Germanic family
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WordLanguageTranslationsName Groups
aenOld Norsealone, loneEric/Erica
agOld Norsethe point, the edgeAmund, Uwe
agOld Norsethe aweAmund
ainaOld Norsealone, oneEnevald/Eine
alfrOld Norsethe elfAlfhild, Alfsigr, Alvar, Thoralf
almrOld Norsethe elm (a tree)Embla
anuOld NorseancestorÅke, Olaf/Olava
arnOld Norse Arnar, Árni, Arvid
arrOld Norsethe warriorAlvar, Arnar, Brynjar, Hjalmar
askrOld Norsethe ash (a tree)Ask
assOld Norsethe ase (an Old Norse deity), the deityÅsa, Asbjørn, Asdis, Aslak, Åsmund, Astrid, Eskil
auðrOld Norsethe wealthAud
aujaOld Norsethe luck, the happinessEivind, Øystein
bekkrOld Norsebeck, the brookBecket
biaerghOld Norsethe mountainBirger
bjorgOld Norsethe protection, the castleGuðbjörg, Ingeborg, Salbjörg
björgOld Norsethe help, the rescueBerglind, Bjørg
björkOld Norsethe birch (a tree)Birkir/Björk
björnOld Norseto bearAsbjørn, Bjørnar, Thorben
bótOld Norsethe remedyBodil
brandOld Norsethe swordBrandt, Brenda
brekiOld Norsethe breaker (a wave that breaks)Breki
brunOld Norsethe eyebrowKolbrun
brynjaOld Norsethe armorBryndis, Brynja, Brynjar
buaOld Norseto live, to dwellBoje
byOld Norsethe village, the farmColby, Kelby, Kirby
byrOld Norsethe village, the settlementCrosby, Darby/Darby, Selby/Selby
dagrOld Norsethe dayDag
disOld Norsethe goddessAsdis, Bryndis, Herdis, Hjördis, Thordis
dyrOld Norsethe deerDarby/Darby
eirOld Norsethe help, the mercyEir, Eirhild
erlendrOld NorseforeignErlend
eyOld Norsethe islandAilsa, Iona, Lindsay/Lindsay, Ramsey, Rodney, Soley, Whitney
félagiOld Norsethe companion, partnerLage
finnrOld Norsethe Finn (somebody from Finland)Finn/Finja
freyjaOld Norsethe mistress, the ladyFreya
fríðrOld NorsebeautifulAstrid, Ingrid, Sigrid, Thorfrid/Thurid
fróðrOld NorsewiseFrode
garthOld Norsethe gardenGarth
gautrOld Norsethe goth (member of the Germanic tribe of the Goths)Algot, Gaute, Gustaf
gefaOld Norseto giveGefion
gerðrOld Norsethe protection, the enclosureGard, Ingegerd, Valgerður
gislOld Norsethe hostageGísli, Torgils
gudOld NorseGodGleb, Guðbjörg, Guðjón, Gudmund, Guðný
gunnrOld Norsethe war, the fightGun, Gunhild, Gunnlöd
Old NorsehighHåkon, Håvard
hallrOld Norsethe rockHaldor, Halldór/Halldóra, Halvard
haukrOld Norsethe hawkHaukur
heiðrOld Norsebright, clearRagnheiður
heilagrOld Norseholy, blessedHelge/Helga
heklaOld Norsethe cloakHekla
herOld Norsethe armyHerdis
hildrOld Norsethe battleAlfhild, Bodil, Eirhild, Gunhild, Hildur, Ravnhild, Thorhild
hjalmrOld Norsethe helmetHjalmar
hjorrOld Norse Hjördis
hlifOld Norsethe protectionLiv
holmiOld Norsethe islandHolger, Holm/Holma
hrafnOld Norsethe ravenRavnhild
hreiðrOld Norsethe nest, the homeReidun
Old NorseagainIduna
iorOld Norsethe horse, the stallion (a male horse)Jostein
jarlOld Norsethe earlErla, Erling, Jarl/Erle
jokullOld Norsethe glacierJökull
karrOld Norsecurly, wavyKåre
keldaOld Norsethe spring, the fountainKelby
kettilOld Norsethe kettle, the helmetEskil, Kettil/Katla
kirkjaOld Norsethe churchKirby, Kirk
kjarrOld Norsethe marsh land (wet land, swamp land)Kerr
knutrOld Norsethe knotKnut
kolOld Norsethe coalColby
kolrOld Norsethe coalKolbrun
konrOld Norsethe sonHåkon
krossOld Norseto crossCrosby
lagOld Norsethe lawLamont
leifrOld Norsethe descendantGleb, Leif, Olaf/Olava
leikrOld Norsethe play, game (in the sense of playing)Aslak
lödOld Norsethe invitationGunnlöd
madhrOld Norsethe manLamont
mundrOld Norsethe protection, the protectorAmund, Åsmund, Gudmund, Vemund
nennaOld NorsebraveNanna
nyOld NorsenewGuðný, Signy
oddrOld Norsethe point of a weaponOdd
odrOld Norsethe inspiration, the madness, the angerOdin
reginOld Norsethe adviceRagnheiður, Ronald
rikrOld Norsethe rulerEric/Erica
runOld Norsethe secret, the mystery, the rune (old Germanic writing)Rune/Runa, Sigrun
salrOld Norsethe house, the hallSalbjörg, Soley, Solveig
seljaOld Norsethe willow (a tree)Selby/Selby
sigrOld Norsethe victoryAlfsigr, Signy, Sigrid, Sigrun, Sigurd, Sigurjón, Sigvid, Sigyn, Sixten
sivOld Norsethe brideSiv
snerraOld Norsethe attack, the battleSnorri
stafrOld Norsethe stick, the staff (in the sense of stick)Gustaf
steinnOld Norsethe stoneDustin, Jostein, Øystein, Sixten, Steinar, Steinunn, Sten, Thorsten
stígandrOld Norse Stian
svalaOld Norsethe swallow (a bird)Svala
sveinnOld Norsethe boySven/Svenja
takaOld Norseto takeTage
teitrOld Norsebright, glad, cheerfulTate
thorrOld Norsethe thunder, the thunder godDustin, Haldor, Halldór/Halldóra, Thoralf, Thorben, Thordis, Thore, Thorfrid/Thurid, Thorhild, Thorsten, Þórunn, Thorvald, Thyra, Tor/Tora, Torgeir, Torgils, Tova
tryggrOld NorsetrustworthyTrygve
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