Icelandic Names

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Icelandic Statistics

The most popular names in Iceland in 2013 were Katrín and Aron. Find out more in the annual name statistics tables.

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Old Norse Origin

Approved Names

In Iceland only names which appear on the Personal Names Register are allowed to use. Other names cannot be used, but it is possible to apply to a committee for permission to use a name which is not yet listed.

The committee does not accept every name. If a name is rejected it will not be added to the list of approved Icelandic names: