TIND

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

tindr = 'spike', 'tooth', 'mountain peak' [1] [2] [3]

Old High German

zint = 'spike', 'tooth' [3]

Middle Low German

tint = 'spike', 'tooth' [3]

Old English

tind = 'spike', 'tooth' [3]

Related Names

See Tindr

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HER see Tindar
ULF see *Tind-Ulfr

First Element Forms

Tind- *Tind-

References

  1. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  2. Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)