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Ingrid Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Ingrid is of Scandinavian origin.

The meaning of Ingrid is "beautiful".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 924  in baby name popularity for girls with 289 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Ingrid Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Ingrid has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Ingrid to other names.


What will your new little Ingrid be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Children named Ingrid are often discreet and artistic but most of all they are  read more >>

Related Names

Ingrid is a form of the name Ingridr.

The name Inkeri is a form of Ingrid.

Other Tidbits

Some famous bearers of this name include: Ingrid Bergman.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Ingrid in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Ingrid.

Just for fun, see the name Ingrid in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Ingrid in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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