The name has a rich history among Kings warriors and other famous figures of folklore.
Viking names that mean power. This is the name of a seeress in Norse mythology. Typical Scandinavian name very popular in the Viking era because it had a sacred origin. For instance Frida means peace and Astrid beautiful and loved- probably a much sought after woman.
He was the keeper of Thors flock. The Vikings also believed that words that power and that is why the runes were not just an alphabet but also a magical tool kit that could influence destiny. The three interlocked symbols represent Odin and his power to bind and unbind.
Gróa f Norse Mythology Icelandic. It was a word with a warlike meaning warrior chief and it was also the name of a popular Viking military leader. Odin the most powerful Norse God had the power over the mind of warriors.
Therefore giving a child a potent name could bring that power into their lives. Arnulf Arnvald Arnstein Arnthor Arnbjorn. Here are some of the popular mens Viking names.
The names could also have special powers attributed to them. Boy baby names meaning power. This was in contrast to Hilda which means the fighter.
Meaning holy powerful this name has Anglo German roots. Alternative Spellings Variations. Viking Axe came in different sizes from the hand axes to the large long-hafted battle-axes.