Name: Inge

Origin and Meaning of the Name Inge

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    (EEN guh) (ING eh)
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    Dutch, English and German speaking countries
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    Inge is a unisex, short form of many names beginning with "Ing-," such as Ingeborg, Ingemar, and Ingegard. All these names ultimately derive from "Ing," a shortened form of Yngvi, a Germanic deity who is believed to have been a predecessor to Freyr.

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