HJARN

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

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Snow

New name element of uncertain meaning (see also JAR for new combinations)

Old Norse

1) hjarn = 'hard, frozen snow'; 'frozen earth covered with snow' [1]
2) hjarni = 'brain' [1]

Related Names

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HER see Hjarnar

First Element Forms

Hjarn-

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)