MUN

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

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See also MUND

Old Norse

munr = 'thought' [1]
munr = 'mind', 'will' [2] [3]
munr = 'mind', 'delight', 'will'; 'love', 'longing', 'lover', 'joy'; 'importance' [4]

Gothic

mun-s = 'mind', 'delight', 'will'; 'love', 'longing', 'lover', 'joy'; 'importance' [4]
muns = 'thought' [5]
munan = 'to think' [5]

Old High German

muni- = 'mind', 'delight', 'will'; 'love', 'longing', 'lover', 'joy'; 'importance' [4]

Old Saxon

muni- = 'mind', 'delight', 'will'; 'love', 'longing', 'lover', 'joy'; 'importance' [4]

Old English

myne = 'mind', 'delight', 'will'; 'love', 'longing', 'lover', 'joy'; 'importance' [4]

Related Names

See Muninn, Momme, Monna, Mummi

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
ALF see Monalf (Norse)
BJÖRT see Munibert (German)
GEIR see MungæiRR (Norse)
GERD see Mungærðr (Norse)
RAD see Monrad (German)
ULF see MunulfR (Norse)

First Element Forms

Mom- Mon-
Mun- Mund- Muni-

Last Element Forms

References

  1. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  2. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  3. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)