Name: Bodil

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bodil

  • Meaning:
    Cure or remedy for battle
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (BOO dill) (BOO deel)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Bodil)
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Miscellaneous Info for Bodil

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  • Used in:
    Danish and Norwegian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A shortened form of an old Norse compound name, composed from 'bot', 'cure', and 'hild'', 'battle'. It was quite popular at the end of the 19th century and has made a comeback since a few years.

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