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Name Ingeborg

Origin:From a Old Norse word for protection, castleTools:

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About the name Ingeborg in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, Scandinavian
Topics:Asteroid 391 Ingeborg, discovered 1894
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Ingebert, Ingelore, Ingibjörg     Details
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About Ingeborg, the group of names with the same origin as Ingeborg

Language of origin:Old Norse
Info about origin:Old Norse two-element name
 the first element Ing derives from Ing/Ingwio, the name of a Germanic god
 became popular in Germany as well
Words:ing  Germanic
 bjorg = the protection, the castle  Old Norse
Topics:Germanic mythology, Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:8:Ingibjörg Iceland 2015,  35:Ingeborg Norway 2004
Somehow related to:Ing
Old/original forms:Ingeburg Old High German, Ingiborgh Old Norse
Name variants:Ingeborg, Ingibjörg   Sortable list   Details
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Germany prevalence 2005 45
NorwayGraph2015 73,  2014 75,  2013 67,  2012 70,  2011 68,  2010 65,  2009 56,  2008 47,  2007 43,  2006 47,  2005 40,  2004 352003 51,  2002 64,  2001 58,  2000 56,  1999 74,  1998 59,  1997 78
Sweden prevalence 2014 83
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