Vikinger i Normandie

Normanniske familienavn av norrønt opphav

 
Normannisk familienavn Norrøn form og betydning (hvis kjent)
Anger Asgeir (Gods', Aesirs spyd)
Ango(t) Asgaut
Anquetil Asketill (Gods', Aesir's cauldron
Auber Osbern (Gods', Aesir's bear, warrior).   Kan være Frankish/Saxon også, fra Odalbert (Albert)
Aumont (Se Osmond)
Azouf, Auzoux Asulf (Gods', Aesir's wolf, warrior)
Aze  
Brument, Le Brument Brúdmaðr (bridegroom)
Burnouf Brynjolf (Hardened [with a breastplate] wolf,warrior.
Ernouf Arnulf (wolf eagle).   May also be Frankish/Saxon.
Estur  
Frigard  
Gaument Hvalman (whaler)
Godefroy Godfrid (under God's protection).   May also be Frankish/Saxon.
Gonnor  
Gounouf Gunnulf (fighting wolf, warrior)
Guillhouf Vilulf (wolf's [warrior's] will)
Harang  
Harou Harulf (the army's wolf, warrior)
Hastain Hastein (high stone)
Havard Havard (the high warden)
Hérou Herulf
Houlegate Holgata (hollow path)
Ingouf, Igouf, Yngouf, Ygouf, Youf Ingolf (God Ing's wolf, warrior)
Néel Njall
Onfroy, Onfroi Unfrid (the one who gives peace)
Osmond, Osmont Osmund (unde God's protection)
Osouf, Ozouf Osulf (God's wolf, warrior)
Quétil, Quétel Ketill (the sacred cauldron)
Rabec  
Renouf Ragnulf (adviser wolf, warrior)
Thérou(l)de, Thouroude, Troude, Trudeau, Torde Thorvald (powerful by Thor)
Tostain, Toutain Thorstein (Thor's Stone)
Tourquétil, Turquétil, Turquéty Thorketill (Thor's Cauldron)
Tougard, Turgard Thorgard (the one who is under Thor's protection)
Turgot Thorgaut
Turgis Thorgisl (Thor's hostage)
Varanger Varangr (nickname for 'sailor')
Varangot Derivative of Varange (nottom of a boat, nickname for 'sailor') or composition of Var- (vigilant) and -Asgaut.
Yver Ivar

 

Kommentar: Det finnes også noen familienavn av germansk opphav som er av saksisk-frankisk opphav som har nesten identiske norrøne former:   Enouf (Eginwulf), Anfray (Ansfrid), Anfri (Ansfrid), Geffroy (Gerdfrid), Gonfroy (Gunfrid), Rainfroy (Raginfrid), Rioult (Ridwulf).

Kilder

  • Bernage, Georges (1981) Prénoms Normands et Vikings, Ed. Heimdal, Coll. Guide Heimdal; Bayeux, France.
  • Bernage, Georges (1982) La Normandie et les Vikings, Ed. Heimdal, Coll. Guide Heimdal; Bayeux, France.
  • Dauzat, A. and Morlet, M-T. (1969) Dictionnaire éthymologique des noms de familles et prénoms de France, Ed. Librairie Larousse;  Paris.
 
- 14. august 2004 -