STRAND

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Possibly referring to the edge of a shield [1]

Old Norse

strǫnd = 'border', 'edge', 'strand', 'coast', 'shore' [2]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
ULF see Strandulf (Norse)

First Element Forms

Strand-

References

  1. Rikard Hornby: Danske navne - Træk af navngivningens historie (1951)
  2. Geir T. Zoëga: A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (1910)