Name Sveinn - meaning, origin, popularity 


Sveinn meaning and origin

Gender: Boy
Origin: Old Norse
Usage: Icelandic, Old Norse, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish
Meaning: Boy, Lad and Boy, Lad, Young Man, Free Servant
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Used largely in Old Norse, Finnish, Danish, Norwegian, Icelandic and Swedish, Sveinn means "Boy, Lad or Boy, Lad, Young Man, Free Servant". Its origin is in Old Norse is a baby boy name . Sveinn is form of desirable Sven. Sven is equivalent of Solenne in Slavic language. Also Sven is Swedish and Danish form of Sveinn. Origin of Sven is in Old Norse, meaning of Sven is "Lad, Youth and Boy".

Variants of Sveinn

Sveinungr, Sven, Solenne, Svante, Svenning, Solaine, Sollemnia, Swante, Svantepolk

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Popularity of Sveinn

Sveinn is a common baby name in Iceland. At least, 1000 people globally have been given the name, concentrated mainly Nordic regions as per our findings.


Sveinn in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Sveinn?

You desire to change constantly and you get easily bored. With time, people who don't belong near you, walk away. It's time you set up a positive mind-set, open up to new adventures and explore the world. You love books and movies with a powerful message. You are dedicated to your career more than you are dedicated to your personal life. You live to surprise yourself. Perhaps you are born to make bad people do good things and walk the right path.

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Namesakes of Sveinn

    Sveinn Björnsson, first President of the Republic of Iceland
  • Sveinn Thorvaldson, politician in Manitoba, Canada
  • Sveinn Pálsson, Icelandic physician and a naturalist
  • Sveinn Rúnar Sigurðsson, studied the piano under Ferenc Utassy

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