The Most Popular Norwegian First Names

In the list we have sorted Norwegian first names by popularity, along with their genders and meanings. By clicking on the highlighted names you can see additional information about the name, including the name's origin, religion, similar names and also celebrities with the same name.

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Anne Girl Gracious, Merciful
2 Jan Boy God Is Gracious
3 Per Boy rock
4 Bjørn Boy -
5 Inger Girl guarded by Ing
6 Kjell Boy Cettle
7 Ole Boy ancestor's relic
8 Lars Boy A thriumphant, victorius one
9 Arne Boy eagle
10 Svein Boy boy
11 Knut Boy knot
12 Kari Girl free man
13 Marit Girl pearl; lady; mistress of the house
14 Hans Boy God Is Gracious
15 Geir Boy small one
16 Liv Girl defense
17 Odd Boy point of a spear
18 Tor Boy thunder; turtle-dove
19 Terje Boy Thor's spear
20 Morten Boy dedicated to Mars or moor town
21 John Boy Yahweh is gracious
22 Rune Boy secret
23 Eva Girl life or animal
24 Trond Boy To thrive and grow, always increasing
25 Thomas Boy twin
26 Ann Girl He (God) has favored me
27 Berit Girl gorgeous, splendid, magnificent
28 Erik Boy Always Ruler
29 Randi Boy beautiful
30 Bjørg Girl -
31 Ingrid Girl Ing's Beauty
32 Hilde Girl ready for battle; battle woman; battle stronghold
33 Tore Boy thunder or little hills
34 Astrid Girl God's Strength
35 Solveig Girl woman of the house
36 Marianne Girl Of The Sea Or Bitter
37 Tom Boy Short Form Of Thomas
38 Nina Girl fire
39 Anders Boy -
40 Jon Boy -
41 Bente Girl blessed
42 Harald Boy army ruler
43 Gerd Girl enclosure
44 Rolf Boy He is a legendary wolf among men
45 Leif Boy heir; loved
46 Gunnar Boy battler or warrior
47 Elisabeth Girl God's promise
48 Kristin Girl follower of Christ
49 Olav Boy ancestor's relic
50 Tone Girl A new thunder or storm
51 Nils Girl people of victory
52 Heidi Girl nobility
53 Tove Girl God is good
54 Linda Girl flexible, soft, mild
55 Wenche Girl -
56 Anita Girl Gracious, Merciful
57 Helge Boy productive, successful, or happy
58 Anna Girl He (God) has favored me
59 Else Girl God's promise
60 Elin Girl sun ray
61 Ragnhild Girl all-knowing power
62 Karin Girl Pure
63 Ellen Girl Light
64 Hanne Girl He (God) has favored me
65 Hege Girl -
66 Einar Boy one warrior; battle leader
67 Aud Girl prosperous
68 Espen Boy -
69 Frode Boy wise
70 Øyvind Boy -
71 Steinar Boy stone fighter
72 Mona Girl noble or aristocratic
73 Kåre Boy means Enormous, Big
74 Monica Girl solitary or to advise
75 Stein Boy stone
76 Stian Boy voyager, pilgrim
77 Arild Boy War Chief, Battle Commander
78 Reidun Girl One who bestows the home
79 Laila Girl night beauty
80 Turid Girl The master of natural thunder.
81 Frank Boy Free Or From France
82 May Girl the fifth month
83 Dag Boy daylight
84 Martin Boy Servant Of Mars, God Of War
85 Stig Boy voyager
86 Kjetil Boy Cauldron
87 Andreas Boy man
88 Jorunn Girl Chief's love
89 Åse Girl Ase is a variation of Asa and means doctor.
90 Christian Boy follower of Christ
91 Ruth Girl friend
92 Sissel Girl A girl who is blind
93 Karl Boy free man
94 Ivar Boy yew or bow army
95 Kristian Boy follower of Christ
96 Vidar Boy -
97 Mette Girl pearl
98 Øystein Boy -
99 Grethe Girl -
100 Roger Boy famous spearman

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