Name: Vidkun

Origin and Meaning of the Name Vidkun

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  • Pronunciation:
    (VEED koon); (VID koon)
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    Itself (Vidkun)
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Miscellaneous Info for Vidkun

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  • Used in:
    Norwegian speaking countries
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    An Old Norse name composed of the elements vior 'wide' and kunnr 'wise, experienced'. The name has fallen out of favour and use since the Norwegian politician, Vidkun Quisling, who betrayed his country to the Nazis and became its puppet ruler.

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