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-ing is Low German diminutive suffix used to create diminutive forms of names. Originally, it was a Patronym suffix [1]

The Norse cognate form is -ingr

Variant forms include:

For female forms see -inge

List of Names with the suffix -ing

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)