VANG

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

vangr = 'garden', 'green home-field' [1]

Old Saxon

wang = 'garden', 'green home-field' [1]

Anglo-Saxon

wang = 'garden', 'green home-field' [1]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HLÉ see Hlévangr

See also Aurvangr

Last Element Forms

-vangr

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)