Norse mythological name

Loki Origin and Meaning

The name Loki is a boy's name meaning "lock".

Loki is the shape-shifting, gender-bending god of mischief in Norse mythology. Taking several animal forms, from a salmon to a seal to a fly, Loki is alternately friend and foe of the gods.

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Famous People Named Loki

  • Loki Crichton (b. 1976)Samoan rugby player

Loki in Pop Culture

  • Loki LaufeysonMarvel Comics and movies character in "Thor" "The Avengers" and "Thor: The Dark World" played by Tom Hiddleston
  • Lokicharacter in "Dogma"
  • Loki Freezisattempted murderer of Gallerian Marlon in the Evillious Chronicles