Name

Meaning

Astrid

saga names, meanings not given

Andras

breath

Anselma

protected by the Gods

Arna

eagle

Arnbjorg

eagle protection

Arndis

eagle spirit

Arnora

light eagle

Ase, Asta

tree

Ashild, Ashilde, Ashilda

God-fighting

Aslaug

devoted to God

Astrid, Asta, Astra, Astred, Astryr, Astrud

divine strength

Aud, Auda

wealthy

Audhild, Audhilde, Audhilda

wealthy warrior woman

Bera

spirited

Bergdis

spirit protection

Bergthora

spirit of Thor

Bjork

meaning unknown

Bodil, Bodile, Bodilla

fighting woman

Botilda

directing heroine

Brenda, Bren

sword

Brita, Britta, Brit

from Britain

Bryngerd

saga name, meaning not given

Brynhild, Brynhilde, Brunhilda, Brunhild, Brunnehilde

armoured fighting woman

Brynja

dark

Dagny

joy of the Danes

Dahlia, Dalr

from the valley

Dalla

saga name, meaning not given

Disa, Diss

spirited

Edda, Eda

poetry

Eir

peace

Eldrid

fiery spirit

Elin

saga name, meaning not given

Ellisif

consecrated to God

Erica, Erika, Ricci, Rika

forever strong

Freya, Freyja, Freydis

noblewoman

Frida, Frieda

beautiful

Frikka, Frika

peaceful ruler

Gala, Gale

lovely voice

Geirbjorg, Geirrid

saga names, meanings not given

Gerd, Gerda, Gerdie, Garthf

protection, enclosure, protected space

Grima

feminine form of Grim

Guro, Gudrid

divinely inspired wisdom

Gunhilde, Gunnhild, Gunhilda, Gunnhildr

battle-maid

Guri

lovely

Gyda, Gytha, Guthr

warlike

Haldana

half-Dane

Haldis, Halldis

firm helper

Haldora, Halldora

half-spirited

Halfrid, Hallfrid, Halfrida

half-beautiful

Halla, Hallfrid, Hallgerda

half-protected

Haralda

army ruler

Agust

saga names, meanings not given

Helga, Helge

holy

Hildegunn, Hildigunn

warrior-woman

Idona, Idun, Iduna, Idunn

active in love

Ingeborg, Injerd, Ingibjorg

under the protection of Ing

Ingemar

of the sea

Ingrid, Ingrit, Ingrida

beauty of Frey

Ingunn

loved by Frey

Jarngerd, Jofrid, Joreid

saga names, meaninsg not given

Jorunn

chief's love

Kelda

fountain

Kirsten

Christian

Kolfinna

saga name, meaning not given

Lene, Line

distinguished

Liv

life

Ljotunn, Lopthaena

saga names, meanings not given

Maeva, Melkorka

saga names, meanings not given

Magna

strong

Magnild, Magnilde, Magnilda

strong fighter

Maria

not Norse, but name turns up in several sagas

Marianne

bitter grace

Mildri

mild and lovely

Norberta, Njorthrbiartr

heroic

Norna, Norn

fate

Oda, Odd

point

Oddfrid

beautiful point

Oddny

new point

Oddveig, Oddnaug

pointed woman

Olga

holy

Otkatla

saga name, meaning not given

Ragnfrid, Ragni, Randi

lovely, goddess

Ragnild, Ragnilde, Ragna, Ragnhild

goddess, warrior

Rana, Rania

nobility

Ranveig, Rannveig, Ronnaug

house-woman

Reidun

lovely in the nest

Rona, Runa

mighty strength

Ronalda

strong

Saehild, Saeunn, Skalm, Steinunn, Steinvorr

saga names, meanings not given

Sigrid, Sigrath

conquering advisor

Sissel

without sight

Siv

kinswoman

Solveig

strong house

Svanhild, Svanhilde, Svenhilda, Svenhilde

Swan, warrior

Thjodhild, Thjodhilda, Thorarin, Thorfinna, Thorhalla, Thorkatla, Thorunn, Thorunna, Torunn, Thurid

saga names, meanings not given

Thorberta, Thorbiartr, Torberta

brilliance of Thor

Thorbjorg

protected by Thor

Thordis, Thordissa, Thoridyss, Thordia

spirit of Thor

Thorgerd

protection of Thor

Thorgunna, Torgunna, Thorgunn

fighter of Thor

Thorhild, Thorhilda

maiden of Thor

Toril

Thor-inspired fighting woman

Torne, Torny, Torney

new

Torunn

love of Thor

Tøven ; Tøve ; Tøv : Tøvern ; Tøvvie

Worrior Of All

Tine

pure

Trude, Truda

strong

Uald

ruler

Unn, Unne

love

Vaetild, Vaetilda, Valdis, Velaug, Vigdis, Villborg

saga names, meanings not given

Valda

ruler

Valgerd

ruling protection

Yule

born during Yule

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