Origin and Meaning of the Name Freya
Miscellaneous Info for Freya
Used in:English speaking countries
Additional Info:Freya may be taken as a variant of Freyja, name of a Nordic Earth goddess. Twin sister of Freyr, Freyja is the goddess of fertility and birth, also associated with death and the underworld. She is also a goddess of love and sexuality, of gold and silver.
The English day of the week "Friday" is presumably named after her.
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