Share This Name

About This Name


Inger is a variant of Ingrid. Ingrid originates in Old Norse language and means "beautiful goddess". In Norse mythology, Ing was another name of Freyr, and important god of farming, weather and fertility. Ingrid has always been a very popular name in Scandinavian countries. Ingrid of Sweden was a Queen Consort of Denmark. As a feminine given name it was popularized by Indrid Bergman, a Swedish actress, three Academy Awards winner and the leading actress in the film Casablanca.

Origin

Pronunciation

IN-ger

More Names


Eliora
Amadi
Gabrielle
Vivien
Annushka
Karri
Eilidh
Edita
Nontle
Saharra
Tangela
Margarita
Meryl
Theola
Kathereen

Download the App

Disover and match names today only on the BabyHandle mobile app.
Available in the App Store and Play Store