Erling

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Erlingr, related to jarl, "son or descendant of an earl".

Proper noun[edit]

Erling

  1. A male given name.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Erlingr

Proper noun[edit]

Erling

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 7 519 males with the given name Erling living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1900s decade. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Erlingr

Proper noun[edit]

Erling

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]