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Gender: Male Meaning of Ibsen: "son of Ib" Origin of Ibsen: Danish

The name Ibsen is a boy's name of Danish origin meaning "son of Ib". Ibsen and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With I and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Ibsen is a literary hero name possibility, after the great Norwegian dramatist, Henrik I. The name Ib is a short form of Jacob, so you might consider Ibsen as an honorific for or a twin of a Jacob.

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Pop Culture References for the name Ibsen

Ibson, Ibsin, Ibsan, Ib