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Welcome to the comprehensive site on given names in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands!

You will find information about more than 45,000 names, their meanings, origins and usage in the Nordic countries. Explore our name lists by country or origin. Or use the Name Finder for an individual selection.

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28 September 2019

5 names added to the List of approved Icelandic names (Gaston, Illíes, Maia, Tófa, Ursula) and 3 names rejected (Aryan, Catra, Sezar)


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Name Days on October 23

Denmark    Søren
Faroe Islands    Servin, Severinus, Sevrin
Finland    Severi
Norway    Severin, Søren
Sami    Sierge
Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language)    Severin, Sören
Sweden    Severin, Sören