DYN

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Name Element


Origin and Meaning

New name element of uncertain origin and meaning, maybe:

Old Norse

dynr = 'din', 'noise', 'clattering of hoofs' [1]
dynr = 'din', 'noise' [2]
dyn-r = 'din', 'noise' [3]

Anglo-Saxon

dyn= 'din', 'noise' [2]

Old English

dyne = 'din', 'noise' [3]

Old High German

tuni = 'din', 'noise' [3]

Swedish

dån = 'rumble', 'roar' [4]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
ÞOR see Dynþór

First Element Forms

Dyn-

References

  1. Geir T. Zoëga: A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (1910)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  4. Elias Wessén: Våra ord (1997)