*Nerþuz

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Female Female Name

Origin and Meaning

Reconstructed Ancient Germanic name

Germanic *ner- = 'power of life'

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Further Information

Norse Mythology

  • *Nerþuz is the name of a Germanic earth goddess. The name is also an older form of the Old Norse Njǫrðr (male). [1] [2]

Statistics

No recent statistics trend found in databases for *Nerþuz.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [6]

References

  1. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi