What is the meaning of the name Freya?

The name Freya is primarily a female name of Scandinavian origin that means Goddess Of Love, Fertility And Beauty.

Freya is a Scandinavian name, from the goddess Frejya from Norse mythology. Nicknames for Freya include Frey, Fray, and Yaya.

Famous Freyas include American poet Freya Manfred, Icelandic figure skater Audrey Freyja Clarke, and Danish singer/songwriter Freya Clausen. Actresses named Freya include Freya Allan, Freya Mavor, Freya Stafford, and Freya Tingley.

Freya von Moltke was a member of the German resistance in World War II.

Different Spellings of the name Freya:


People who like the name Freya also like:

Charlotte, Amelia, Aurora, Hazel, Luna, Violet, Isla, Felix, Declan, Oliver, Henry, Finn, Theodore, Liam

Names like Freya:

Frey, Fihr, Farrow, Fahri, Fifer, Frye, Fahari, Freira, Ferrari, Farai, Feray, Faber, Furaira, February, Fiora, Freyr, Fire, Fayre, Freeya, Faro, Fury, Farrah, Fariha, Farah, Fabre, Fevre

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Freya Smith - daughter of Samia Smith and Matt Smith , born 2009

Stats for the Name Freya

checkmark Freya is currently #45 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Freya is currently #129 in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Freya:

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1. Potential mispronunciation or misspelling due to its uncommon nature.
2. Possible teasing or bullying due to its uniqueness or association with mythology.
3. Difficulty in finding personalized items with the name Freya on them.
4. Cultural appropriation or insensitivity if used by individuals without Norse heritage.
5. Limited nickname options, as Freya is already a short and distinct name.