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Meaning of Astrid

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The name Astrid has the following meaning:

A woman of divine beauty and strength. A popular scandinavian name.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Astrid is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Astrid in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Astrid is pronounced as ah-strid


Astrid originates from the Norse language.

See other suggested Norse girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Astrid and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Astrid: Boys - Digby, Leif, Nordin, Randolph, Thor, Girls - Brunhilda, Halle, Thora, Both genders - Delling


Popular Variants for the name Astrid: Assi, Astra, Astri, Astrida, Astride, Astrik, Astrud, Astryr, Atti, Estrid


We think the name Astrid should fall under the following style category: Scandinavian.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Astrid to be: A direct and caring woman

In one word, you might describe Astrid as a(n) "direct" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Astrid (or its variants) are:

Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren, born on 14 November, a famous author. Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren's background: A Swedish author and screenwriter, whose many works were translated into 94 languages and published in more than 100 countries.

Astrid Carolina Herrera Irrazábal, born on 23 June, a famous actress. Astrid Carolina Herrera Irrazábal's background: Venezuelan telenovela Icon and sex-symbol. She represented Venezuela and won the 1984 Miss World contest andbecame the third woman from Venezuela to win the title. She had also won many awards as an actress in Venezuela and Mexico.

Astrid Strauss, born on 24 December, a famous athlete. Astrid Strauss's background: A former freestyle swimmer from East Germany, who won the silver medal in the 800m Freestyle at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.
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