What does Ingeborg mean?
Ingeborg [in-ge-borg] as a name for girls. The meaning of Ingeborg is "guarded by Ing". Ingeborg is a version of Inga (Scandinavian, Old Norse).
(female) Argeborg, Ingeborgi, ..
(male) Ingeion, Ingever, .. Middle name pairings:
Ingeborg Taelynn (I.T.), ..
How popular is Ingeborg?
Ingeborg is a very popular first name for females (#1709 out of 4276, Top 40%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Ingeborg reached its top position of #1349 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Inga and Inger are the prominent alternative forms of Ingeborg rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ingaberg, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Ingeborg was more pronounced during 1890-1899, but now, the version Inga has become less fashionable.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Gunnborg, Indeera, Inge and Ingmar. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ingeborg.See names in meaning and etymology.