Name: Ingrid

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ingrid

  • Meaning:
    Ing's beauty
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ING grid)
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Miscellaneous Info for Ingrid

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  • Used in:
    English and Norwegian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Princess Ingrid of Sweden was the wife of the Danish king Frederik IX. Her daughter, Margarethe II, is the current Queen of Denmark. Princess Ingrid Alexandra of Norway is the daughter of the Norwegian heir apparent, Crown Prince Haakon. She is therefore second in line to the throne.

    Ingrid Bergman was a Swedish actress who won three Academy-Awards.

    Ingrid was the 6th most popular name in Norway in 2006.

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