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Gender: Female Pronunciation: FRAY-a Meaning of Freja: "lady, noblewoman" Origin of Freja: Danish

The name Freja is a girl's name of Swedish origin meaning "lady, noblewoman". Freja and is often added to lists like Supermodel Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Two Add One girls names".

From the experts:

One of the most popular names in Denmark, Freja--or Freyja--was a major deity of Norse paganism. Beautiful, blonde and blue-eyed, she was the goddess of love, beauty and fertility. In the US, the name is most likely spelled Freya.

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Famous People Named Freja

Freja Beha Erichsen, Danish supermodel
Freja Modin, Swedish pop singer ("The X-Factor")
Freja Kjellberg Borchies, Swedish model "Scandinavia's Next Top Model")
Freja Hellenberg, Swedish footballer
Freja Cohrt, Danish handballer
Freja Olofsson, Swedish footballer
Freja Amelie Richards (b. 2015), daughter of actor Ben Richards

Pop Culture References for the name Freja

Freja Ollegard, character in an episode of TV's "South Park"