Freya is a beautify girl’s name with a North Germanic origin. This name has a strong relationship with Scotland especially in Shetland. On this page you will discover the meaning of Freya, it popularity and famous people who are called the name.
What does the Name Mean?
Freya means the ‘goddess of love’ according to the Scandinavian mythology.
Freya was the 15th most popular baby girl’s name in Scotland in 2012. In 2011 it was in 4th position according to the Scottish government’s figures.
Here’s a list of a few people who we’ve found on the internet with the name Freya
- Freya Tingley – is an Australian actress.
- Freya Mavor – is a Scottish actress who stars in the E4 teen series Skins.
- Freya Stark – was a British explorer and writer. She’s famous for her time travelling the middle east.
- Freya North – is a successful British author
- See our comprehensive list of Scottish girl’s names.
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