Tuesday, 3 June 2014

Swedish Delights

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This time we look to Sweden for more fab names. These were taken from the Uppsala church records. Like the other previous posts, the names below are from 1780 to 1880.

Adla Agda Agneta
Amalia Annika Axelina
Beata Bernhardina Brigitta
Britta Caisa Cajsa
Carin Cathrina Charlotta
Clara Desideria Ebba
Edla Eleonora Elin
Elna Emilie Evelina
Frederica Gerina Greta
Gustafva Hedda Hedvig
Henrika Hilda Inga
Ingeborg Ingrid Johanna
Josefina Kerstin Lena
Lotta Lovisa Maja
Margaretha Mathilda Ottilia
Ottiliana Rangdina Selma
Stina Thecla Thilda
Ulrica Vilhelmina

Image: Three Dancers in Yellow Skirts by Edgar Degas