What does Svend mean?
Svend [svend] as a name for boys is of Old Norse origin, and Svend means "boy, lad". Svend is a variant form of Sven (Old Norse).
Associated with: norse.
(male) Saend, Syend, ..
(female) Svena, Svene, .. Middle name pairings:
Svend Vito (S.V.), ..
How popular is Svend?
Svend is an unusual first name for men. Svend is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only popular related form of Svend (outside Top 2000) is Sven. Other variants, like Svein, are seldom used. This form of Svend was at the height of its popularity 5 decades ago (#1699). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Arend, Saeed, Speed, Steed, Sten, Steno and Syed. Like Svend, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.