Meaning and name origin
Ingeborg \i-ngebo-rg, in-ge-borg\ as a girl's name is of Scandinavian and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Ingeborg is "guarded by Ing". Ingeborg is a variant of Inga (Scandinavian, Old Norse); Norse mythology: Ing was a powerful god of fertility and peace.
Ingeborg is a very popular first name for females (#1709 out of 4276, Top 40%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ingeborg for girls. Ingeborg reached its highest rank of #859 in the U.S. in 1900-1909. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ingeborg and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Ingeborg and Inga. (2014 statistics).