The Most Popular Norwegian Names

In the list we have sorted Norwegian 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.

Boy Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Jan Boy God Is Gracious
2 Per Boy rock
3 Bjørn Boy -
4 Kjell Boy Cettle
5 Ole Boy ancestor's relic
6 Lars Boy A thriumphant, victorius one
7 Arne Boy eagle
8 Svein Boy boy
9 Knut Boy knot
10 Hans Boy God Is Gracious
11 Geir Boy small one
12 Odd Boy point of a spear
13 Tor Boy thunder; turtle-dove
14 Terje Boy Thor's spear
15 Morten Boy dedicated to Mars or moor town
16 John Boy Yahweh is gracious
17 Rune Boy secret
18 Trond Boy To thrive and grow, always increasing
19 Thomas Boy twin
20 Erik Boy Always Ruler
21 Randi Boy beautiful
22 Tore Boy thunder or little hills
23 Tom Boy Short Form Of Thomas
24 Anders Boy -
25 Jon Boy -
26 Harald Boy army ruler
27 Rolf Boy He is a legendary wolf among men
28 Leif Boy heir; loved
29 Gunnar Boy battler or warrior
30 Olav Boy ancestor's relic
31 Helge Boy productive, successful, or happy
32 Einar Boy one warrior; battle leader
33 Espen Boy -
34 Frode Boy wise
35 Øyvind Boy -
36 Steinar Boy stone fighter
37 Kåre Boy means Enormous, Big
38 Stein Boy stone
39 Stian Boy voyager, pilgrim
40 Arild Boy War Chief, Battle Commander
41 Frank Boy Free Or From France
42 Dag Boy daylight
43 Martin Boy Servant Of Mars, God Of War
44 Stig Boy voyager
45 Kjetil Boy Cauldron
46 Andreas Boy man
47 Christian Boy follower of Christ
48 Karl Boy free man
49 Ivar Boy yew or bow army
50 Kristian Boy follower of Christ
51 Vidar Boy -
52 Øystein Boy -
53 Roger Boy famous spearman
54 Magne Boy A magnificent fighter and leader
55 Alf Boy elf
56 Egil Boy edge of a sword
57 Johan Boy God Is Gracious
58 Kenneth Boy fire born; good-looking
59 Pål Boy -
60 Sverre Boy To spin and swing wildly
61 Tommy Boy Twin
62 Thor Boy thunder
63 Eli Boy ascension
64 Roy Boy red
65 Petter Boy A person who has a solid personality
66 Finn Boy fair; from Finland
67 Robert Boy bright fame
68 Eirik Boy -
69 Reidar Boy warrior from the start
70 Erling Boy son of the nobleman
71 Jens Boy God is gracious
72 Roar Boy A fighter of Heaven
73 Marius Boy male
74 Håkon Boy Eldest Son in the kin
75 Asbjørn Boy -
76 Ola Boy ancestor's relic
77 Fredrik Boy peaceful ruler
78 Jarle Boy Leader
79 Daniel Boy God is my judge
80 Bjarne Boy bear
81 Magnus Boy great
82 Eivind Boy Happy warrior; one who brings peace
83 Torbjørn Boy -
84 Ove Boy Ancestors; one who is an Egg
85 Arvid Boy eagle tree
86 Jørgen Boy -
87 Jørn Boy -
88 Ronny Boy mountain of strength; ruler's counselor
89 Atle Boy -
90 Henrik Boy home ruler
91 Jostein Boy -
92 Håvard Boy High guardian
93 Trygve Boy -
94 Oddvar Boy -
95 Ragnar Boy judgment warrior
96 Paul Boy small
97 Sven Boy boy, lad
98 Henning Boy home ruler
99 Johnny Boy God is gracious
100 Arve Boy Inheritor of property, eagle tree

Girl Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Anne Girl Gracious, Merciful
2 Inger Girl guarded by Ing
3 Kari Girl free man
4 Marit Girl pearl; lady; mistress of the house
5 Liv Girl defense
6 Eva Girl life or animal
7 Ann Girl He (God) has favored me
8 Berit Girl gorgeous, splendid, magnificent
9 Bjørg Girl -
10 Ingrid Girl Ing's Beauty
11 Hilde Girl ready for battle; battle woman; battle stronghold
12 Astrid Girl God's Strength
13 Solveig Girl woman of the house
14 Marianne Girl Of The Sea Or Bitter
15 Nina Girl fire
16 Bente Girl blessed
17 Gerd Girl enclosure
18 Elisabeth Girl God's promise
19 Kristin Girl follower of Christ
20 Tone Girl A new thunder or storm
21 Nils Girl people of victory
22 Heidi Girl nobility
23 Tove Girl God is good
24 Linda Girl flexible, soft, mild
25 Wenche Girl -
26 Anita Girl Gracious, Merciful
27 Anna Girl He (God) has favored me
28 Else Girl God's promise
29 Elin Girl sun ray
30 Ragnhild Girl all-knowing power
31 Karin Girl Pure
32 Ellen Girl Light
33 Hanne Girl He (God) has favored me
34 Hege Girl -
35 Aud Girl prosperous
36 Mona Girl noble or aristocratic
37 Monica Girl solitary or to advise
38 Reidun Girl One who bestows the home
39 Laila Girl night beauty
40 Turid Girl The master of natural thunder.
41 May Girl the fifth month
42 Jorunn Girl Chief's love
43 Åse Girl Ase is a variation of Asa and means doctor.
44 Ruth Girl friend
45 Sissel Girl A girl who is blind
46 Mette Girl pearl
47 Grethe Girl -
48 Maria Girl star of the sea
49 Gunn Girl battler, warrior
50 Camilla Girl helper to the priest
51 Unni Girl -
52 Trine Girl pure
53 Grete Girl -
54 Kirsten Girl follower of Christ
55 Silje Girl -
56 Lene Girl soft and silky
57 Line Girl A brave woman warrior
58 Gro Girl -
59 Marie Girl star of the sea
60 Britt Girl from Britanny or Britain
61 Irene Girl peace
62 Ida Girl work, labour
63 Lise Girl God's promise
64 Kim Girl Short Form Of Kimberly Or Kimball
65 Siv Girl bride, kinswoman
66 Kristine Girl follower of Christ
67 Kjersti Girl Version of Christina, means the Christian one
68 Janne Girl God is gracious
69 Anette Girl He (God) has favored me
70 Siri Girl beautiful woman who leads you to victory
71 Stine Girl She is a Christianity woman
72 Linn Girl -
73 Cecilie Girl blind; sixth
74 Mari Girl donation
75 Karen Girl pure
76 Torill Girl Thunder God's battle
77 Rita Girl pearl
78 Brit Girl from Britanny or Britain
79 Synnøve Girl -
80 Ingeborg Girl guarded by Ing
81 Lillian Girl lily
82 Vigdis Girl The battle goddess.
83 Bodil Girl One who finds remedy in a battle
84 Lisbeth Girl God's promise
85 Helene Girl shining light
86 Ingunn Girl Of the goddess Frøy
87 Inge Girl Belonging To Ing
88 Cathrine Girl pure
89 Sigrid Girl beautiful victory
90 Lena Girl torch
91 Gunvor Girl -
92 Signe Girl To bring victory
93 Kai Girl keeper of the keys; earth
94 Mary Girl sea of bitterness
95 Aslaug Girl One who is solely devoted to God
96 Merete Girl Much valued as a jewel, most valuable person
97 Vibeke Girl Little woman
98 Trude Girl strong spear
99 Therese Girl late summer
100 Aase Girl -

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