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What does Astrid mean?

Astrid Pronunciation of Astrid [astrid] as a girls' name is pronounced AS-trid. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Astrid is "beautiful goddess". Scandinavian name, derived from áss meaning "god" and frídr meaning "fair, beautiful". Use in the English-speaking world is influenced by 20th-century Queen Astrid of the Belgians. Brazilian singer Astrud Gilberto.

Associated with: norse, goddess, scandinavian, 20th century (modern), queen.


Astrid has 10 variants: Assa, Assi, Asta, Astra, Astri, Astride, Astrud, Astryr, Atti and Estrid.

Creative forms:
(female) Ashrid, ..

(male) Astad, Astlio, ..

Middle name pairings:
Astrid Jada (A.J.), ..

How popular is Astrid?

Astrid is a very prominent first name for women (#1482 out of 4276, Top 35%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Astrid was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest rank of #890 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Astrid name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Astrid outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Abri, Abril, Adoria, Adria, Adrie, Aerin, Aifric, Aipril, Airi, Airin, Alfri (see Alfreda), Alfrida, Alfried (see Alfreda), Altair, Althia, Amari, Amaris, Amarit, Andri, Andria, Anthia, Antia, Aphria, April, Ari, Aria, Arie, Arin, Arria, Arrie, Artia, Artie, Artis, Artrice, Ashbie, Ashia, Ashli, Ashlie, Ashlin, Ashni, Ashra, Asia, Astera, Asteria, Asterina, Asti, Aston, Astraea, Astraeia, Astrea, Astria, Astrithr, Athie, Attie, Aubri, Aubrie, Audri, Audria, Audrie, Audris, Auria, Austin, Avaril, Averi, Averie, Averil, Avrie, Avril, Azaria, Brid, Gudrid, Ingrid and Sigrid. These names tend to be less commonly used than Astrid.

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