Ingrid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish, Norwegian and Danish Ingrid, from Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Occasionally borne by Anglophones since the 19th century.
  • Popular name in the royal houses of Scandinavia, also the name of a Swedish 13th century saint.

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Swedish, Norwegian and Danish Ingrid, from Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid f

  1. A female given name.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid

  1. A female given name.

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]


French[edit]

French Wikipedia has articles on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish, Norwegian and Danish Ingrid, from Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid f

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Popular in France in the latter half of the 20th century.

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish, Norwegian and Danish Ingrid, from Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Popular in Germany from the 1930s to the 1950s.

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Ingiríðr.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • In regular use in Norway since the Middle Ages.

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: 24 803 females with the given name Ingrid living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with frequency peaks in the 1920s and the 1990s. Accessed on April 18th, 2011.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Ingrid

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Ingiríðr. Name of Swedish royalty and saints, in continuous use since early Middle Ages.

Proper noun[edit]

Ingrid c (genitive Ingrids)

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [2] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 120 889 females with the given name Ingrid living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1920s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.