Ásgeir, Áki, Darri, Jóhann, Boris, Janne and Michiel
other
European names
Hebrew/ christian
Greek
international
(63 names)
 Janne:
 Comes from johanna
 = God is gracious
 Tom:
 Comes from thomas (apostel)
 = twinbrother
 Michiel
 Comes from michel
 = Who is like God
 An
 English
 Comes from anna
 = The gracious
 Laurence  French
 Comes from Laurentius
 = Laurel
 Ronny
 English
 Comes from Ronald
 = Ruler
 Arnór :
Arn -> Eagle, ór -> Þór from Nordic mytholigy
 Birna :
Female bear
 Darri :
Spear
 Fannar :
Snow
 Hafsteinn :
Seastone
 Agnar :
Soldier, spear
 Ása :
Godess from the nordic mythology
 Ásgeir :
Spear of the gods from the nordic mythology
 Halldór :
Stone, ór -> the god Thor
 Hjalti :
Hilt of a sword
 Daniel :
Biblical name: God is my
judge
 Jóhann
Biblical name: God is
Gracious
 Hanna
Biblical name: Grace of
god
 Gísli
Meaning: Hostage
Origin: Germanic
 Aron:
Meaning: From hebrew
har'on -> the strong one
Origin: Egyptian/Hebrew
 Camilla
Meaning: "The helper to
the priest"
Origin: Latin
 Radoslaw
Meaning: happy glory
Origin: slavic
Belgian name
Icelandic names
Pieter
Pétur
Ilse
Elsa
Filip
Filipus
Elisabeth
Elísabet
Johan
Jóhann
Sophie
Soffía
Thomas
Tómas
Heleen
Helen
Charlotte
Karlotta
Patrick
Patrekur
 Flanders: Louis and Marie
 Iceland: Jón and Guðrún
 Most names are different
 Some of the names are to be found both in Icelandic
and Dutch but with different pronounciation or
writing
 Most of the common names are international and
have a biblical origin
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