Trygve name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Trygve mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Trygve

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  1. A submission from Utah, U.S. says the name Trygve means "Trustworthy".
  2. A submission from Italy says the name Trygve means "Norse name that means 'trustworthy'" and is of Norwegian origin.
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From Old Norse Tryggvi, a byname from the adjective tryggr "reliable". Revived in the 19th century.

  1. A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Trygve

Notable Persons Named Trygve

Trygve Lie

Trygve Lie was a 1st Secretary-General of the United Nations, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Minister of Foreign Affairs (Norway). Trygve was given the name Trygve Halvdan Lie on July 16th, 1896 in Oslo. He breathed his last breath on December 30th, 1968.

Trygve Reenskaug

Trygve was born in 1930.

Trygve Magnus Haavelmo

Trygve Magnus Haavelmo was an economist in the fields of macroeconomics and econometrics. Trygve was born on December 13th, 1911 in Skedsmo. He left this life on July 26th, 1999.

Trygve Bratteli

Trygve Bratteli was a Prime Minister of Norway. He was most active from 1973 to 1976. Trygve was born on January 11th, 1910 in Nøtterøy. He died on November 20th, 1984.

Trygve Slagsvold Vedum

Trygve Slagsvold Vedum is a for Hedmark, Leader of the Centre Party, Minister of Agriculture, Food, Member of Parliament, forHedmark, Centre Party (Norway), Food (Norway), and Storting. Trygve was born on December 1st, 1978 in Hamar.

Trygve Seim

Trygve Seim is a jazz musician. Trygve was born on April 25th, 1971 in Oslo.

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    Soccer Player
  • Trygve Nagell
  • Trygve J. B. Hoff
  • Trygve Wiese
  • Trygve Johannessen
  • Trygve Thue

Fun Facts about the name Trygve

  • How Popular is the name Trygve? Trygve is the 20,618th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Trygve have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 353 babies born with the first name Trygve in the United States. That's more than enough people named Trygve to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Trygve? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1907 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Trygve first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Trygve is Tuesday, December 18th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Trygve born? The highest recorded use of the first name Trygve was in 2015 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Trygve Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Trygve is not a popular baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Minnesota have the same name in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Trygve: The name spelled backwards is Evgyrt. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rvyteg. How do you pronounce that?
  • Trygve name meaning

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