KVIST

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Origin and Meaning

New name element

Old Norse

kvistr = 'tvig', 'branch' [1]

Icelandic

kvistur = 'tvig', 'branch' [2]

Swedish

kvist = 'tvig', 'branch' [3]

Related Names

See Kvistr

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
BERG see Bergkvist
BORG see Bergkvist

Last Element Forms

-kvist

References

  1. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  2. Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  3. Elias Wessén: Våra ord (1997)