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Gender: F Origin of Loki: Norse mythological name

While god of mischief Loki is usually depicted as a male -- sometimes in animal form -- he gives birth as a mare to the eight-legged horse Sleipnir and also appears in some stories as an elderly woman. The name Loki, in contemporary American, will feel more feminine based solely on its sound.

Famous People Named Loki

Hannelore "Loki" Schmidt (1919-2010), German conservationist; wife of the politician Helmut Schmidt

Pop Culture References for the name Loki

Lokita - heroine in Barbara Cartland's book The Passion and the Flower