HLÉ

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element (maybe belonging to HLE? [1])

Proto-Norse

*hlewa- = 'lee', 'shelter' [2]

Old Norse

hlé = 'lee', 'shelter' [2] [3] [4]

Anglo-Saxon

hleô = 'lee' [3]

Danish

= 'lee' [3]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
BARD see Hlébarðr (Norse)
DIS see Hlédís (Norse)
GEST see HlewagastiR (Germanic)
VANG see Hlévangr
VARG see Hlévargr

First Element Forms

Hlé-

References

  1. Own theory.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristian Hald: Personnavne i Danmark - Oldtiden (1971)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)
  4. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)