BAUG

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Name Element


Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

baugr = 'ring', 'armlet', 'money' [1]

Old High German

*baug- = 'bend', 'crook', 'bow', 'ring' [2]

Related Names

See Baugr (Norse), Bodo (German) and Boy (Frisian)

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HEID see Baugheiðr

First Element Forms

Baug- Bog-

Last Element Forms

References

  1. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)