Solveig

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Gender: F Pronunciation: SOOL-vei, SOL-vay or SOOL-vay Meaning of Solveig: "daughter of the sun" Origin of Solveig: Scandinavian

Common in Scandinavia, this name has rarely come to our shores. The name of the heroine in Ibsen's Peer Gynt, Solveig is currently a Top 100 name in Norway. Pronounced authentically, with a silent 'g', it becomes much more appealing.

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Famous People Named Solveig

Solveig Gulbrandsen, Norwegian football player
Solveig Hansen, Danish fashion model

Pop Culture References for the Name Solveig

There is a Solveig, who sings the Solveig's Song in Henrik Ibsen's famous play, Peer Gynt. The melody is composed by Norwegian musician Edvard Grieg.

Solveig, the protagonist of Matthew J. Kirby's middle grade novel "Icefall."

Solve, Sotvag

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