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Gender: Male Meaning of Arvid: "eagle-tree" Origin of Arvid: Norwegian

The name Arvid is a boy's name of Scandinavian, Swedish, Norwegian origin meaning "eagle-tree". Arvid and is often added to user-created lists like Names of Nobel Prize Winners and discussed in our forums with posts like "Which would you choose?".

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Arvid, a Scandinavian name that's virtually unknown in the US, is in the Swedish Top 20. It might make a handsome, unusual choice for a parent in search of an original yet traditional A name.

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Famous People Named Arvid

Arvid Bernhard Horn, Count of Ekebyholm, Swedish soldier, diplomat, and politician
Arvid Carlsson, Swedish scientist
Arvid Harnack, German jurist, economist, and resistance fighter in Nazi Germany
Arvid E. Gillstrom, Swedish film director and screenwriter
Salomon Arvid Achates Lindman, Swedish Rear Admiral, Industrialist and conservative politician

Pop Culture References for the name Arvid

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