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Svein

What does Svein mean?

Svein Pronunciation of Svein as a boys' name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of the name Svein is "boy, lad". Svein is an alternate spelling of Sven (Old Norse).

ASSOCIATED WITH -in, norse

Variations

VARIANT Sveinn

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA SVEN Svend, Swain, Swen

CREATIVE FORMS
(male) Svan, ..

(female) Svena, ..


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Svein Drew (S.D.), ..

How popular is Svein?

Svein is a rare given name for men. Svein is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Sven is the only prominent related form of Svein (NOT RANKED) rated in the Top 2000. This form of Svein was favored during 1970-1979. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sven in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Svein and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Amein, Evelin, Evin, Hein, Klein, Sabin, Savin, Sean, Severin, Severn, Sevrin, Steen, Stein, Sten and Stern. These names tend to be more commonly used than Svein.

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