Danish Boy & Girl Names

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Danish Names

Danish baby names are names whose origin is in the northern European country of Denmark. Danish baby names (including Norse and Scandinavian names) have been stylish throughout history. Some, like Kirsten and Karen for girls and Jakob and Cristoffer for boys, have popular for generations. Danish baby names are currently trendy in the US and it isn’t unusual to see new babies named Soren, Anders, Finn or Maren. In Denmark parents can choose from a list of 7,000 pre-approved names for their babies. Luckily, you have more to choose from! Check out the collection of cool Danish baby names we’ve put together.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Julie Girl Latin Down-bearded youth
Jutta Girl Hebrew Of Judea
Jørdis Girl Norse Sword maiden
Jørgen Boy Greek Earth worker
Karen Girl Greek Pure
Kerstin Girl Latin Follower of Christ
Kirsten Girl Latin Follower of Christ
Klemens Boy Latin Merciful, mild, ...
Knut Boy Norse Knot
Knute Boy Norse Knot
Lauritz Boy Latin Man from Laurentum
Lene Girl German Sophisticated
Lise Girl Hebrew My God is a vow
Ludolph Boy Germanic People + wolf
Ludvig Boy Germanic Fame and war
Lund Boy Norse Grove
Malena Girl Hebrew Of Magdala
Maren Girl Latin From the god Mar...
Margarethe Girl Greek Pearl
Mia Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
Morten Boy Latin From the god Mars
Nanne Boy Danish Nanny
Nansen Boy N/A N/A
Nelsen Boy Gaelic N/A
Nicolaus Boy Greek Victory of the p...
Niels Boy Greek Victory of the p...
Njal Boy Gaelic Uncertain; possi...
Olsen Boy Norse Son of Ole
Olson Boy Norse Son of Ole
Peder Boy Greek Stone