DIARF

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

djarfr = 'bold', 'daring' [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Old Saxon

dėrƀi = 'firm', 'rough', 'strong' [3]
derƀi = 'strong', 'evil' [4] [5]

Middle Low German

derve = 'bold', 'daring' [5]

Old English

dearf = 'bold', 'daring' [3] [4]

Related Names

See DiarfR

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
AGI see *Agdiarfr
AS see ÁsdiarfR
EGG see *Agdiarfr
GAUT see GautdiarfR
GEIR see GæiRdiarfR
GUD see GuðdiarfR
GUNN see GunndiarfR
HOLM see HolmdiarfR
SE see SǽdiarfR
SIG see SigdiarfR
VI see VídiarfR
VIG see VígdiarfR
ÞOR see ÞórdiarfR

See also Swindærf

Last Element Forms

-diarfr -diarfR
-diärf -diærf -djärv
-dærf

References

  1. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  2. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2007)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Günther Drosdowski: Duden Etymologie - Herkunftswörterbuch der deutschen Sprache (1997)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Hjalmar Falk & Alf Torp: Etymologisk ordbok over det norske og det danske sprog (1999)