A Handbook Of Scandinavian Names

Author(s): Nancy L. Coleman, Olav Veka
The dictionary portion contains more than fifteen hundred given names from Norway, Sweden, and Denmark, plus some from Iceland and Finland. Adding engaging context to the dictionary is an extensive comparative guide to naming practices. Includes a history of Scandinavian names, information on "Name Days," and discussion of significant names from mythology, history, and royal families.
Format: Book
Call Number: 929.4 Col
See Also: Family History And Genealogy