Norwegian place name, Old Norse
"meadow at the foot of a hill"

Oslo Origin and Meaning

The name Oslo is a boy's name of Norwegian origin meaning "meadow at the foot of a hill".

Oslo, the capital city of Norway, makes for an intriguing new place name, especially with its bookended O's, as in Otto. One Berry has already used it and we predict others will follow.

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