"new day"

Dagny Origin and Meaning

The name Dagny is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "new day".

If you're looking for a name with Scandinavian roots, this would make a stronger and more appealing import than Dagmar. With its meaning of "new day," it could make an ideal choice for a girl born around New Year's.

Dagny Taggart is the powerful railroad executive and steel mogul heroine of the Ayn Rand novel Atlas Shrugged.

Dagny is also a French place name.

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Dagny Rank in US Top 1000

Dagny Popularity

Famous People Named Dagny

  • Dagny Norvoll SandvikNorwegian pop singer
  • Dagny JuelNorwegian writer and artist model
  • Dagny ServaesGerman,Austrian actress
  • Dagny MellgrenNorwegian footballer
  • Dagny Kristine BangNorwegian physician, politician and feminist
  • Dagny LindSwedish actress
  • Dagny HaldNorwegian ceramist
  • Dagny HultgreenAmerican TV host of E! News
  • Dagny BrynjarsdottirIcelandic soccer player

Dagny in Pop Culture

  • Dagny Taggartmain character in Ayn Rand's "Atlas Shrugged"
  • Dagny Silvacharacter in Nancy Drew computer game
  • Dagnydaughter of Jarl Balgruuf, Skyrim character