What does Freya mean?
Freya [freya] as a girls' name is pronounced frey-yah, FRAY-ah. It is of Scottish and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Freya is "lady". Scandinavian mythology: Freya was the goddess of love and fertility, and her name is probably derived from an Old German word "frouwa" (German "Frau") meaning "lady, mistress". Friday was named for her. Explorer and author Freya Stark.
Freya▲ has 1 variant: Fraya.Creative forms:
(female) Feeya, Feya, ..
(male) Freco, Frefi, .. Middle name pairings:
Freya Angelina (F.A.), ..
How popular is Freya?
Freya is a rare first name for females. Freya is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Freya for girls. Freya entered the list in 2007 and reached its apex rank of #417 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Ariya▲, Arya▲, Brya, Fanya, Fenya, Fey, Frayda, Freada, Fred, Freda▼, Fredda, Fredi, Fredia, Fredy, Freeda, Freida▼, Freyda, Freyde, Frida▲, Frieda▼, Fruma, Fryda, Kaeya, Leeya, Leya, Meya, Mireya▼, Orfeya (see Orfea), Orya, Reya, Treya and Uriya. These names tend to be more frequently used than Freya.See names in meaning and etymology.