Most Popular Norse Mythology Names With Meanings

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Hildr

Hildr was the name of a Valkyrie in the Norse legend. It is the Old Norse cognate of Hilda

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Siv

Norse female names are special. Siv was the wife of Thor in Norse Mythology. Her name means ‘bride’ in Old Norse.

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Skadi

Skadi was the mountain giant in the Norse mythology. She was the wife of Njord and then of Odin. Her name Skadi means ‘damage’ in Old Norse.

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Nanna

The name Nanna is derived from an Old Norse word ‘nanp’, which means ‘daring and brave’. In Norse mythology, she was a goddess who died of grief when her husband was killed. The norse girl names are exotic and unique.

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Atla

Atla was a minor water goddess in the Norse mythology. The name Atla means ‘water’.

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Embla

Embla was a goddess equivalent of Eve in Norse mythology. She was created from a tree along with her partner Ask. The name means ‘elm tree’.

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Saga

Saga was a goddess who was mostly depicted drinking with Odin. She was the source of the world saga.

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Angrboda

Angrboda was the mistress of the trickster Loki. She was a giantess who spawned three monsters- the Midgard Serpent Jormungand, gigantic wolf Fenrir, and Hel.

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Loki

Loki was the trickster Norse God associated with fire and magic. He was eventually chained to a big rock by other gods.

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Thor

Thor was the Norse god of war, strength and thunder. He kept a hammer called Mjolnir as his weapon of destruction.

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