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Meaning and Origin of: Bjorn boy

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First name origins & meanings:

  1. German: Bold as a bear
  2. Scandinavian: Bear

First name variations: Barnard, Barney, Barnie, Barny, Bernd, Berndt, Bern, Berne, Bernardo, Bernhard, Bernhardt, Bernie, Barend, Barnum, Barn, Barnardine, Berend, Bernard, Beorn, Bjomolf, Bjami, Bjame, Bjarne, Bjorne

Last name origin & meaning:

Danish and Norwegian (Bjørn); Swedish (Björn): from a personal name and nickname meaning ‘bear’ (Old Norse bjǫrn). The Norwegian name is often a shortened form of any of various habitational names from places named with this word, e.g. Bjørnsplass. In Swedish it is ornamental in some cases.

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