STIG

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

stigr = 'path' [1]
stíga = 'to step', 'to step upwards' [2]

Related Names

See Stígr and StigR and Stígandr

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
BJÖRN see Stigbjörn
HEID see Stígheiður
MAR see Stigmar
RUN see Stígrún
ULF see Stigulf

First Element Forms

Stig- Stíg-

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2007)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)