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My Norwegian father was named Anton. My last name is Lodahl which means low valley. Many have their roots in the names of Norse goddesses and some even have come back into fashion in recent years. I am 3rd generation half Norwegian and 5th generation half German, and very proud of it. 112. how is Ole pronounced. However, with respect to our genes, there is no such thing as “stemming from Scandinavia”. Closely related to Old English, Old Norse is a North Germanic language once used by Germanic tribes in Northern Europe. And I would like to know more about my family history in Norway going back to the early centuries. Rollo (l. c.860-c.930 CE, r. 911-927 CE) was a Viking chieftain who became the founder and first ruler of the region of Normandy. In the Viking period it was important to have friends. My youngest son is TRYGVE OLAV. So I find this not to be true. This named has remained prevalent across the globe to the modern day, especially in the USA. I know I’m a viking at heart and by birth. Name Ferguson Categories. In no particular order, here are some of the most popular women's viking names from the era. De heren geboren in dat jaar werden het vaakst William, Lucas en Noah genoemd. I love the name Odin. Henry’s mother put the engagement announcement in their local newspaper in Dixon, IL. Bjørnar. The name is often written simply as ‘Bjorn' in English even though ø and o are different letters, and therefore different sounds, in Norwegian. this was settled long before races began. She was born with the last name of Ingebritsdatter, which changed to Johnson upon immigration at age 5. That happen while my mother was waiting and my father read the book Red Wurm (Den røde orm ) he keept He was just sick of it! Nevertheless, for the main dude in your life, the name Odin is hard to match. All four grandparents emigrated from Norway and our family’s proud Norwegian heritage is carried on by my children, Siri and Erik. My name is Bjørn born i Hamburg, but i live for about 32 Erika. Whether you prefer a popular name or one less familiar, you'll find something for you on this list. Ireland was for a time rul… All of Scandinavia is known for it's strong Viking influence during the late 8th to 11th centuries in which Vikings explored Europe for trade, raids and conquest. Could come from “ørn” which mean eagle….. My name is Niels which is a pretty common Nordic name these days. Between 1900 and 2019 there were 359 births of Viking in the countries below, which represents an average of 3 births of children bearing the first name Viking per year on average throughout this period. Svein is Norwegian and Svend is Danish, I am scottish but my beatifull wife is Norwegian……her name is Oyfrid. And Naming 2-3 Cats or Dogs Thor, Loki, And Ragnar. Most scholars believe that the viking ethos wouldn’t have allowed for female vikings. The First king of Scotland was not until 500AD, eight hundred years after the first King of Ireland. My father and aunt spent a large ammount of their adult life tracing our family tree back to the 1300’s. Regardless of if you have plans for your family to ascend to the throne, Magnus makes a pretty sweet name for creatures, big or small. My 1 brother is named don`t laugh Orm (Wurm in u know). and 3 Lars Thune His children are Harold, Ella, and Rolf, all born after 1900. Vikings is a historical drama television series created and written by Michael Hirst for the History channel. How Nice! Delve inside the Wirral's Viking history and gain a fresh appreciation for the Scandinavian heritage of Tranmere Rovers. Is there a Norwegian place or history with the name dalton. Magne. Wouldn’t recommend it – it was a nickname about someones hairy legs!! Today owners of girl Siberian huskies the world over celebrate her name. From the Latín Empíre or Ottomans now Ístanbul old Constantínople….. Víctor My name is Ingrid. Considering Odin. They immigrated to the US in the 1930’s. Here you will find a list of 42 genuine given Viking given names. sorry the font here made that capital i look like and L so I used small letters. My Swedish grandfather ‘s name was Ossian, prnounc d Osheen I guess, sounds more Irish to me, yet he was from Stockholm, has anyone else heard of this name..? The Ferguson clan motto is "Dulcius ex asperis" (Sweeter after difficulties) and the clan crest is a bee on a thistle. Of course the Norse names aren’t in the Papist Pantheon! A Missouri father and former bounty hunter has been charged in his 9-year-old son’s death — some 16 years after the disabled boy disappeared, according to reports. Ivar is not as common as a name today in Scandinavia as it once was. C. Carroll: From Irish it is a name Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cearbhaill. I have spent unproductive hours trying to convince my daughter and son to name their girls after my grandmother who was born in Tromso, Gjertine. The best tasting Maple Syrup from southern Vermont! (both my dog and my husband) Perfect! In order to u… This name is really only found in Iceland, Sweden, and Norway, which makes it score high on the originality charts outside of Scandinavia. Ragnar Lodbrok. Ferguson is by far the most popular and widespread form of Fergus. For statistics about norwegian names you can check out http://www.ssb.no/navn. there are nordics living at alki area of seattle we have business together, they are still considerd a race, not norweigan nor danish, i am nordic origins but my national origins are british my birth is united states but also a citizen of canada from ontario. this harald lived near the mockbeggars near rochester uk in later years. He said too many people misspelled it and mispronounced it and kidded him about being an a–hole. waiting for another day, i guess. In regards to memorials on rune stones and other rock carvings I have indicated the location of the memorials used as a source. Help from you historians? Many Scandinavian names were changed. This Gaelic personal name was the name of an early Irish mythological figure, a valiant warrior, and was also the name of the grandfather of St. Columba. My second name is Siv, my grandmother was Gunhild and my grandfather was Einar. Mercia… after seeing Vikings i found out that Mercia was the old name for the middel of England in the viking era. It’s widely used all over the world; probably because of its’ use in the Bible. My grandfather’s brother was Einar. they thought they were oceanliners. She was also the wife of Odin. The given name Fergus, comes from Fearghas, derived from the Gaelic fear meaning "man," and gus meaning "vigor." Marte is hebrew, meaning “Housewife”. We've pulled together a list, albeit not exhaustive, that won't give your adorable little Viking an axe to grind. My family settled in North East Iowa to this day there is alway Lese on the table for holidays in remembrance of my Norse ancestry. I am of predominant Norwegian blood on my mother’s side. I am son of Per; thus my natural surname would be Persson, but it is not. PS – when in high school, My Dad and I owned a female black Lab. So, we called her “Beggie,” which is not much better. Knut means “knot”. The name Steinar has been a source of confusion. i had been convince by certain nordics that they owned the third planet from the sun and actualy i believed them for quite a while. Abbie Park Ferguson (1837–1919), American educator, founder of Huguenot College; Adam Ferguson (disambiguation), multiple people Adele Ferguson, Australian investigative journalist; Alan Ferguson (born 1943), Australian politician; Alan Ferguson (director) (born 1963), American music video director Alex Ferguson (disambiguation), multiple people It is wrong to consider female Norse any the less than Vikings, unless you wish to define the Vikings as raiders or at best traders with a very “persuasive edge in bargaining”. I named him Thor. SDB Popularity ranking: How do you pronounce that? I love that name! The name has many other spellings that are used across the Nordic countries, including Gunnhild, Gundhild, Gunhilda, and Gunnhildr. A kind of bible to the Vikings. Bertheus. We are immigrants from Norway 50 years ago. Viking, member of the Scandinavian seafaring warriors who raided and colonized wide areas of Europe from the 9th to the 11th century. I have seen it in a number of Danish ballads, but nothing to answer for meaning. My oldest son is KNUT GAUTE. I believe mine is January 24th (even though I was born in October). For the shield maiden in your life – Gunhild is derived from the words war and battle. The Vikings were a Norse people who, between the 8th and 11th century, traded with and plundered much of Europe, as well as parts of Asia and North Africa. Trygve is from the old norse TRYGGR, which means “Steady/Secure”. Then my full name is Dag Pierre Renberg!! Yes, as in the animal, as this is the direct translation from Norwegian to English. I have a funny story, that is true. A Dalton is a unit of mass equal to 1/12 of the atomic mass of the most abundant carbon isotope 12C. Viking definition is - one of the pirate Norsemen plundering the coasts of Europe in the 8th to 10th centuries. Click a name below and find out how the names … ( warrior woman). My first name is Dag, baptised Pierre…. Solveig. This paper is an attempt to collate all the different proper names of Vikings from various sources such as the sagas, rune stones and extant Viking artifacts. I was baptized in the church in Gamla Uppsala which was built on the ruins of the ancient pagan temple. Before finding oil in Norway the country was very poor as my father had visited there .In those times Norwegians were not regarded as important nation .But now after becoming rich the nation has become very proud specially about their names .Wealth has retirned respect to nation .But thete is a fact in this transformation …By their wealgh Norwegian has not become wiser and smarter but more pride than their humble neighbors . the spar was also used to draw scot plaid as it was a light diffuser and split bands of light into a possible pattern. FERGUSON is the 34th most common surname in … Tor. (Germans pronounce the e at the end.) Ida is een variatie op het naam-element ‘id’ en dat stamt van de (oudere dan de Vikingtaal – het oud-Noorse) oud- Germaanse taal af.I… Odin. Many have their roots in the names of Norse goddesses and some even have come back into fashion in recent years. Can’t let people mistell our cultures stories an heritage it’s why most people think vikings were horns on there head an were savages when in fact they were much more hygienic an much more socially modern as far as men an woman being equal. She changed her name to Kris so nobody called her Ass-log. . Bernhard. He doesn’t know it yet but he is moving to Vestfold for the new year. This was the language of Norse sagas – telling magical stories about Scandinavian and Germanic history, Viking voyages a battles, Norse mythology and paganism. Yup he was called blue tooth because he ate so many blueberries and he was known for uniting norway during his rule hence bluetooth which connects us, Also interesting last name fact and my history could be slightly off so feel free to jump in with corrections but I believe the the reason alot of Scandinavian last names have the “son” on the end of them was because originally last name wernt like official you were thor son of Odin for example so when the church came in an wanted everyone’s names for all their documents the church insisted on last names so they would just go ok I’m leif son of Erik so (leif erikson) and also many american norwegian names got changed when coming through immigration because they Americans couldn’t pronounce alot of our names so they simplified alot of them. Made famous by the Nordic explorer Leif Ericsson, who reached North America sometime in the 11th century. While Freya is the name of every other female husky, Loki is the male equivalent. I am compelled to agree with Eileen’s comment. There's a pin for that…. Needless to say, Loki is true to his Viking God name by nature! I will soon be one of them…, Siv a beautiful name with Norse (norrøn) origin – meaning: kinship, friendship, can also be translated ‘bride’. Her youngest brother changed it to Owens, legally. – 958. Kjell used to be common name for boys in Sweden, not so popular anymore though. The hammer-wielding god of thunder and lightning – or the handsome, tight clad saviour of American pop-culture; either way you look at it Thor is a pretty heroic name for your little dude. Viking Professional Kitchen Inspirational Image. I wanted my children to have Scandinavian names and so we have, Anja. It is more often used as a boy (male) name. Siv Stubsveen started her career as a model and saleswoman before turning her hand to hosting on Norwegian TV and radio. ethics have it he won against wm of normandy as he was done when his horse died. they were everywhere. Similar I suppose? Both Loke and Odin are more common lateley in Norway, especially Odin has been used more though. There has also been several men named Bjarne and Bård in my family. You can find a long list of bynames here. My dermatologist said my skin is such that I should live in Scandinavia, not the hot Arizona desert.lol I would welcome any suggestions or establish contacts in Norway, Sweden or the UK. Astrid means Godly Strength in ancient Norse and is still commonly used today. That goes to say that Thor & Loki are my favorites , In my Norwegian family there has been many names but i dont know if all of them has Norwegian origln: Teodor. mvh. My 4 brothers and I all go back a generation on my Dad’s side with middle names including Olaf (our grandfather who emigrated from Norway via Sarpsborg to Canada), then Thorvald, then Mathias, then Christian and then Harald. And maybe proper pronouncioution is closer to life but I say leyhf like she said, Pronouncing norsk in English is very difficult as my name is terje – my colleague is Frithof Filmed in Ireland, it premiered on March 3, 2013, in Canada.The series concluded on December 30, 2020, when the second half of the sixth season was released in its entirety on Prime Video in Ireland, ahead of its broadcast on History in Canada from January 1 to March 3, 2021. Greatings from the Netherlands (holland), Gunnar was my second son’s name he passed away at four months, Love the name Gunner. Find Your Viking Name! Karine. “Sadly” it is derived from Nicholas after the nordic crusades were over so its basically a Christian name and not an authentic one. Above you make it sound as if you being called Johnson was due to lack of another, but it means originally your ancestor was “the son of John”. We all got a good laugh out of that one! Also, had, an uncle “Johannes.” Way back there were “Mari,” and “Thea.”, I was born and raised in Norway, my name is Herborg been told it is Icelandic viking name. My name is not very commoneven in Norway. They are named Lars, Thor and Erik (after me, also with a “k”)., One thing I also wanted to mention about names in Scandinavia (at least in Sweden) is that your “Name Day” is considered more important than your birthday. I know all about that. James Ferguson (1710 - 1776) presented to the Royal Society (1763) a projection of the partial solar eclipse of 1764 and lectured on electricity. Famous Scandinavian people with the name include Swedish actress Ingrid Bergman and Norwegian actress Ingrid Bolsø Berdal. My grandfathers were Thorvald Jeagar and Gunderson Hammer. It literally means “Great”. I am a big fan of Norse Mythology and Anything Roman Or Greek. This name has seen a rise in popularity after the Vikings TV series, but has been a staple in Norway for… well… ever. Jon. I Think it is a beautiful name ❤️, I’m Eríka, fiancé is Kristján, our son is Lochlan Jággar Ray And our last name is Jónasson oh and we are Canadian/Icelandic . Our middle child has an Irish name, Both Freja and Freya originats from norse goddess Frøya, in the meaning of lady or/ and ruler. The name ÅSE is directly from the old norse religion ÅSATRO; the religion of the Vikings. My great grandfather Christian Amland emigrated from Norway in the late 1800’s. I would love to visit Norway and all of Scandinavia but am at a loss where to start. Very nice list. Many Vikings had a byname added to their name. Ilse is more common in Denmark, so I think its Danish, not Norwegian. Vikings transports us to the brutal and mysterious world of Ragnar Lothbrok, a Viking warrior and farmer who yearns to explore - and raid - the distant shores across the ocean. My grandfather was Eiler Johann. How to pronounce them. Odin Staveland is a Norwegian musician and composer, while Odin Thiago Holm is a teenage footballer from Trondheim who signed for Oslo side Vålerenga in 2019. A popular Viking name all across Scandinavia, Ragnar was made popular internationally by the success of the Vikings TV show and its lead character Ragnar “Lothbrok” Sigurdsson. All of them are still in use today! Delve inside the Wirral's Viking history and gain a fresh appreciation for the Scandinavian heritage of Tranmere Rovers. there are no heedees, it is either hi dee or hay dee, I know three and they all pronounce their names haydee. In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 146,426 people with the last name Ferguson. However, she did honor his Norweigian pride by naming our son Gunnar Lee, (My middle name). Answer these questions honestly, now, or you won't get your True Viking Name! Translated from the old language Freya means lady. Other clan branches, including the Fergusons of Dumfries and Ayrshire, originate from Ferguson of Galloway, an important Scottish figure in the 12th century. It was created by the York Archaeological Trust in 1984. These are actual Viking first and family names. On the last available year for each country, we count 19 births. A natural gas field in the North Sea between Norway and the United Kingdom also takes the name. Votes: 422,467 they also made compasses with chemicals they got from china. In no particular order, here are some of the most popular women's viking names from the era. Its meaning can best be described as ‘bow warrior', or archer. An ideal gift. Hans. The catholic priest refused to baptize me as it was not a Christian name, this has been a sore spot for me all my life. “Eye for eye and tooth for tooth” applied as dictated by Håvamål “;the message from above” as given by Odin the head of the Gods. Toen stonden de Vikingen bekend als ruige zeebonken, die vanuit Scandinavië naar Europa voer. My daughters middle name is Ragnhild after my mother. Also my grandfathers name. Learn more. Some Irish bearers f the name "Fergus" claim descent from Fergus, Prince of Galloway (deceased 1161). So, my middle name became Sigrid. I saw that at the Viking Museum in Oslo many years ago. I have another grandfather, “Tosten,” and an aunt “Berglot.” That one is very unwieldy and not very pretty. Cullen: Of Gaelic origin can be derived from the pre 8 th Century name O’Cuileannain, with the O indicating a male decedent. Many of these names are taken directly from Norse gods. a common mistake of their adversaries that they were safe when the sun had set. But now she sounds like like a disney character thanks to the movie frozen I really wish movies especially like marvel’s thor would stop using our culture to make money an butchur norse mythology and norsk culture while doing it. His followers became known as the [Sons of Fergus] and this is the origin of Macfhearghus. Enjoy this name printed onto our colourful scroll, printed in Olde English script. So very sorry for the loss of your son.:(. Who is right? Robert Ferguson is a sure guide across what he calls "the treacherous marches which divide legend from fact in Viking Age history." Ferguson is the #1 US plumbing supply company and a top distributor of HVAC parts, waterworks supplies, and MRO products. The surname is first recorded in Scotland in the mid 15th Century (see below), where the Fergus(s)ons are classed among the septs of Mar and Atholl, according to the Acts of the parliaments of Scotland, 1124 - 1707. To gode Viking navn. Words of Norway tells the stories of Norway to the world, and helps Norwegian companies do the same. The name has a rich history among Kings, warriors, and other famous figures of folklore. The Shetland and Orkney islands have the highest proportion of Viking descendants in the UK. This day and age however when people ask me about my name I am proud to explain my Norwegian heritage. Made up of landowning chieftains and clan heads, their retainers, freemen, and others, these Scandinavians were independent farmers at home but raiders and pillagers at … The names are still in use today, but are pronounced differently throughout Scandinavia. Then my mom was Auslaug Kristine. If you’re familiar with Norse mythology this name will be at the top of your head for female names. This Gaelic personal name was the name of an early Irish mythological figure, a valiant warrior, and was also the name of the grandfather of St. Columba. My Norwegian immigrant parents named their three kids Steinar (me), Sonja and Bjarne. A cousin of my father birger noralf bårdsen was named Ingvald Hansen. When my norse aunt, Edna Kaupanger was to marry Henry Sand. Sven is Swedish. It took him seven years to do so, and by then his hair was quite long. But that’s exactly why we love him! Astrid: beautiful, loved Bodil: penance and fight Frida: peace Gertrud: spear Gro: to grow Estrid: god and beautiful Hilda: the fighter Gudrun: god and rune Gunhild: fight Helga: sacred Inga: of the god Inge Liv: of life Randi: shield or shrine Signe: the one who is victorious Sigrid: victorious horsewoman Revna: raven Sif: wife and bride Be sure to tell us the success story at service@reedsy.com! I met a man in L.A. this past Søndag, at a Sjømannskirken service, whose name was GORM. The Norwegian writer Knut Hamsun won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1920. The kids have given us a Sophia, Eleanor, Madeline, and the closest to Scandinavian we got is Annalise (Scandinavian / Germanic contraction of Anna Elizabeth). Jones also appears in the film as King Arnulf. A famous Norwegian with the name is Solveig Kloppen, a journalist, actress and host of the Norwegian edition of Pop Idol. Mange (like mungnah I believe)very cool oldschool norsk names. Bård Severin, Bjarne parelius, nanna. It means “Judge” or “Wise”. It was my Great, Great Grandfather’s name meaning warrior and is from the Viking era. I’ve always liked the other version of my name: Torbjörn, Styrbjörn and Ambjörn. My grandson is Odin Velzian he is eight months old. My maternal grandmother’s maiden name was Aas, pronounced Ahhs. My brothers name is leif and my name is jan (yohn) my mom said she wanted us to have norsk names but would be good in America too. Other clan branches, including the Fergusons of Dumfries and Ayrshire, originate from Ferguson of Galloway, an important Scottish figure in the 12th century. The original translation of Sigrid comes in several different variants due to dialects. My bruises have bruises. Some Irish bearers f the name "Fergus" claim descent from Fergus, Prince of Galloway (deceased 1161). My MorFar from Sweden was named Olaf but his first name was Fabian. Feel free to use any of the names that this Viking name generator provides. My favorite name, next to Gunnar! Viking name generator . Much of what we think we know about this famous Harald is based on sagas that were written long after his death. Cunningham: A surname of Scottish origin. Good Norwegian name. de Viking-namen komen uit de Scandinavische en Scandinavische talen die aanleiding hebben gegeven tot de huidige talen zoals Zweeds, Fins of Deens.. Veel van deze namen zijn geïnspireerd door de Noorse mythologie of de goden van de Vikingen. A fun one (though not necessarily recommended) for English speakers; Frigg was the goddess of earth, air, and fertility in the Norse Pantheon. A Coat of Arms was granted to Major James Ferguson, in 1691, which depicts a silver buckle between three silver boars' heads couped, within a silver embattled bordure, on a blue shield, with the Motto "Arte et Animo" (By skill and courage). Even had his naming ceremony at Ægir brewery in Flåm! There is an area in northern Norway called Lovdahlen. Meaning Thor’s power / (anger)… vald – dialect form of “vold” meaning violence. It’s great you say that. I like that name anyway. My son name is Odin he is almost 4months old now, and he is the best. He said his father in Norway had read about an early Viking King named Gorm, and said, Thats my boy! Learn more about that etymology with Ryan Ferguson of Planet Prentonia. Thorvald originated from the Norse god Tor. My fathers name is from the old norse HARIAR, which means “warrior”. Why not share this post on Pinterest? It’s a family name like mine but we have always wondered where my fafar got it. Th goddess of fertility and agriculture, Siv (or Sif) was the wife of Thor in Norse mythology. An easily recognizable name, this name is often attributed to the translation of story, tale or fairy-tale. He pronounced it Antone. And if the perfect Old Norse name is still escaping you on a Viking ship, the rest of the Internet’s got you covered. Add Ivar to the list of names made popular by the Vikings TV series. Sólja,Gunnar and Jóra, I hope they grow up loving them as much as I do! I remember some of their names: Eina, Inga, Alma, Anna, Ragnhild, Manfred, Hillman and I forget the rest. The name also lends itself to the French clothing company Gunhild. Whatever the reason of the sudden international popularity, many of these names have retained popularity in Scandinavia, coming in and out of fashion to varying degrees over the years. Learn more about that etymology with Ryan Ferguson of Planet Prentonia. While fager can indeed mean fair or pretty, in this case it does not. Princess Ingrid Alexandra, the elder child of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, also carries the name. Brought up in Scotland but have a Faroese father. The last name ending with “-son” or “-sen” reflects on the old surname system. Love these names, apart from mine which reminds me of old wrinkly ladies of my childhood. . My name is Björn Gunnar. Looking for one more. Now I see that he was correct all along. My oldest daughter is ANE MARTE. So would be a great choice for a hairy Cat or Dog! Per Ivar Staberg is a former Norwegian football referee and player, while Ivar Johannes Koteng is a Norwegian businessman and chairman of Rosenborg football club. Of and when asked he says it is like to switch the fridge off. Its original translation means ‘great’, which sheds light on why there are so many kings named Magnus. The 48-year-old was born in Trondheim and also previously worked as a stand-up comedian. Yes my mor mors name is Else (elsa) bestafars is m His parents names were Almer Hansen (father) and Elna Hansen mother), They both had the same last name before marrying in the US. Here are some of our other favorite Viking name … i made a slightmistake on my lst comment about where i mentioned icelandic spar. I love his name. He has three very tall, strapping boys, now all in their 20s. My name has the meaning of A Godess of the heights and my lastname is Mill Steel. thats “ils” For some reason, Harald Hårfagre always seems to get translated to Harold Fairhair.. Knut Bjørnsen was a speed skater who turned professional sports commentator for national broadcaster NRK. but also is the namesake of harald bluetooth and harald fairhair. Arnholda. Navnet “Otter” skal også være på denne listen over vikingnavn. Danish king Gorm ? What is the origin and meaning of Embret? All of my Norwegian relatives are deceased. oh by the way IM the oldest. I name my dogs after Vikings. Old Norse víking (“marauding, piracy”) itself is from Old Norse vík (“inlet, cove, fjord”) + -ing (“one belonging to, one who frequents”) (the -ris th… Tranmere Rovers are the only professional English football club with a Norse-Viking name. SHOP AT BUILD WITH FERGUSON. I assume you mean Magne, which is still a common name in Norway. Some fun fact’s Gorm’s son – Harald Blåtann -> English -> Harald Bluetooth which rune initial is the known bluetooth symbol. What could be cooler than the name Bear? Weird things about the name Ferguson: The name spelled backwards is Nosugref. The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of John Fergusson, which was dated 1466, in the "Scottish Records of Kilkerran", during the reign of King James 111 of Scotland (Stuart), 1460 - 1488. Vemund is a name of a Viking king when there were several small kingdoms. My father, born in 1936 was named Rolf, after his father. I noticed the name Steinar was the name of the lead character in an obscure Viking movie made in 2013. Tor Erling Staff was a Norwegian barrister known for taking on controversial cases, Tor Mikkel Wara is a Norwegian politician who became Minister of Justice and Public Security in 2018, and Tor Endresen is a Norwegian singer who represented Norway in the 1997 Eurovision Song Contest. He occupied a ‘moral middle ground', sometimes assisting the gods and other times behaving with malice. The Family Name Plaque with Coat of Arms is created from Solid Walnut with a Solid Brass Plate.This long version gives the meaning of your last name, origin of your surname, and also covers some of the important events that are going on, in and around the country. As to the name Åsa, it suggests Swedish. Norway ’ s name meaning warrior and is the best have another grandfather Haakon... Norse aunt, Edna Kaupanger was to marry Henry Sand all across the globe to the Viking wouldn. 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