Svea meaning and origin

Gender: Girl
Origin: Old Norse
Usage: Scandinavian, Swedish, Icelandic, Finnish, Danish and Norwegian
Meaning: Sweden, Empire of the Swedes, Free and Kinsman
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Persistent and Unexpected choice Svea predominantly is used in Icelandic, Norwegian, Finnish, Scandinavian, Danish and Swedish aimed at girls that of Old Norse origin, meaning of Svea is "Sweden, Empire of the Swedes, Free or Kinsman".

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Popularity of Svea

Svea was a common name in Sweden. Over 316 babies have been named Svea since 2007. At its zenith in 2012,. After 2 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Svea is a unique baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1892 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. In 1909, it ranked 1290th when 41 girls were named Svea. There are over 683 babies that have been given the name Svea in United States. Also, in Switzerland, the name has been in use since 1998 and has secured the place in top 300 names. Recently in 2018, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 237 on girl names chart when 33 babies were named Svea. There are over 309 babies that have been given the name Svea in Switzerland.

Svea is an uncommon baby name in France where it is still in use. In Belgium, it is relatively new, first appeared in 1998. Svea is a rare baby name in Sweden where it is still in use. Over 316 people have been named Svea in Sweden. Svea is a common name in Germany while somewhat familiar name in Estonia. As per our research, over 7000 babies have been bestowed Svea around the globe.

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Svea in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Svea

You try to teach others to follow your example and work hard on their dreams but they ignore you, thinking you are losing time. Explore yourself more. Change your attitude to change your life for the better. You want to be in control of your life and emotions. You like to believe that whatever we think, we become. Nothing can stop them from achieving what they intended. You practically became the Superman you once admired.

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Namesakes of Svea

    Svea Norén, Swedish figure skater
  • In 2006, Svea Lohde portrayed the role of Livia and Nils' girlfriend in drama movie Sommer '04.

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