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Inge Meaning


What does Inge mean?

The name Inge is of Dutch and German origin.

The meaning of Inge is "foremost one".

Inge is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Inge.

The Given Name Inge

Inge is a diminutive of Ing-. See Ing- for further details.

Unique and appealing, it is a name considered by many parents.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Inge is unique yet compelling due to its simple and sophisticated nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Inge I the Elder, Inge I the Hunchback, and Inge II.

Inge Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Inge Related Names

Inge is a diminutive of Ing-.

The names Inga, Inka are all forms of Inge.

Famous Inges

  • Inge I the Elder ~ Swedish King (1079-1084; 1087-1105)
  • Inge I the Hunchback ~ Norwegian King (1136-1161)
  • Inge II ~ Norwegian King (1204-1217)
  • Inge II the Younger ~ Swedish King (1110-1125)

Inge Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Inge.

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Inge Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Inge.

Just for fun, see the name Inge 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 Inge in Nautical Flags page.