BRA

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Name Element


Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

brá = 'eyelash' [1] [2] [3]
brá = 'to shine', 'to blink' [3]

Related Names

See Brá

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
GULL see Gullbrá
HEID see Heiðbrá
JARN see Járnbrá
KOL see Kolbrá
LJOS see Ljósbrá
LOK see Lokbrá
SE see Sæbrá
SNÆ see Snæbrá
SOL see Sólbrá
VID see Bráviðr
ÞOR see Þorbrá

First Element Forms

Brá-

Last Element Forms

-brá

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)