Swedish Boy Names

Acke

Swedish nickname for Scandinavian Axel, meaning "my father is peace."

Adolfus

Swedish form of Adolf, meaning "noble wolf."

Ake

Swedish name possibly derived from Old German Anicho, meaning "ancestor."

AsbjÖrn

Swedish form of Old Norse Ásbjörn, meaning "divine bear."

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Birger

Swedish form of Scandinavian Birghir, meaning "to help."

Bjorne

Swedish form of Scandinavian Björn, meaning "bear."

Bo

Swedish byname for a "householder," transferred to forename use, from Old Norse búa, meaning "to dwell; to have a household."

Borje

Variant of Swedish Birger, meaning "to help."

Bosse

Pet form of Swedish Bo, meaning "householder."

Christer

Danish and Swedish form of Christian, meaning "follower of Christ."

Elof

Swedish form of Old Norse Eileifr, meaning "ever-heir."

Elov

Variant of Swedish Elof, meaning "ever-heir."

Erik

Swedish form of English Eric, meaning "ever-ruler."

Esben

Swedish form of Old Norse Ásbjörn, meaning "divine bear."

Fredrik

Finnish and Swedish form of English Frederick, meaning "peaceful ruler."

GÖran

Swedish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."

Gosta

Pet form of Swedish Gustaf, meaning "meditation staff."

Greger

Swedish form of English Gregory, meaning "watchful; vigilant."

Gustaf

Swedish form of Germanic Chustaffus, meaning "meditation staff."

Halsten

Swedish form of Old Norse Hallsteinn, meaning "rock stone."

Halvar

Swedish form of Norwegian Halvard, meaning "rock defender."

Hampus

Swedish pet form of German Hans, meaning "God is gracious."

Hasse

Swedish pet form of German Hans, meaning "God is gracious."

HÅkan

Swedish form of Old Norse Hákon, meaning "high son."

Isak

Swedish form of Isaac, meaning "he will laugh."

Janne

Finnish and Swedish pet form of Latin Johanna, meaning "God is gracious."

JÖran

Variant of Swedish Göran, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."

JÖrgen

Swedish form of George, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."

JÓnatan

Swedish form of Jonathan, meaning "God has given."

Jerk

Variant of Swedish Erik, meaning "ever-ruler."

Jerker

Variant of Swedish Erik, meaning "ever-ruler."

Kettil

Swedish name derived from the Old Norse word ketill, meaning "cauldron, kettle."

Kjell

Abbreviated form of Swedish Kettil, meaning "cauldron, kettle."

Klemens

Danish, German, Polish and Swedish form of Latin Clemens, meaning "gentle and merciful."

Krister

Swedish pet form of Scandinavian Kristoffer, meaning "follower of Christ."

Kristian

Danish, Scandinavian and Swedish form of Christian, meaning "follower of Christ."

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Ludde

Swedish pet form of Scandinavian Ludvig, meaning "famous warrior."

Mats

Norwegian and Swedish form of Matthew, meaning "gift of God."

MÅrten

Swedish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."

Mikael

Swedish form of Michael, meaning "who is like God?"

Nels

Variant of Swedish Nils, meaning "victory of the people."

Nils

Swedish form of Nicholas, meaning "victory of the people."

Nisse

Pet form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victory of the people."

Noak

Swedish form of Noah, meaning "rest."

Orjan

Swedish form of George, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."

PÀl

Swedish form of Paul, meaning "small."

Pehr

Swedish pet form of Peter, meaning "rock; stone."

Pelle

Swedish pet form of Scandinavian Per, meaning "rock; stone."

Petter

Norwegian and Swedish form of Peter, meaning "rock; stone."

Roffe

Swedish pet form of Scandinavian Rolf, meaning "famous wolf."

Sigfrid

Swedish form of German Siegfried, meaning "victory-peace."

Sigvard

Swedish form of Scandinavian Sigurd, meaning "guardian of victory."

Staffan

Swedish form of Greek Stephanos, meaning "crown."

Sten

Swedish name derived from the Old Norse word steinn, meaning "stone."

Sture

Swedish name derived from the Old Norse word stura, meaning "to be contrary."

Sven

Swedish form of Old Norse Sveinn, meaning "boy."

Torgny

Swedish form of Old Norse Thorgnyr, meaning "voice of Thor."

Tyko

Swedish form of Latin Tycho, meaning "hitting the mark."

Valentin

Danish, French and Swedish form of Latin Valentinus, meaning "healthy, strong."
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