Astrid

First Name
9k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Astrid

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  • A submission from Texas, United States says the name Astrid means "Star" and is of English origin.
  • A user from Indiana, United States says the name Astrid is of Unknown origin and means "Beautiful".
  • A submission from Sweden says the name Astrid means "Astrid comes from the nordic name Asfridr. As means norse/God in old scandinavian and trid is a simplified version of fridr which means peace and beauty." and is of Scandinavian origin.
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Astrid is of Unknown origin and means "1.Star 2. Divine Goddess 2. Divine Beauty".

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Wiktionary

Borrowed from modern Scandinavian (Swedish, Norwegian, Danish) Astrid since the 19th century.

  1. A female given name.

Astrid was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Dutch, Estonian, French, German, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Astrid

Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. She has had major accomplishments since 2007. Àstrid was born on May 26th, 1986 in Barcelona. Àstrid is also known as Bergès-Frisbey and Àstrid.

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Astrid Lindgren was a children's fiction, picture books, screenplays, children's literature, and picture book writer. She was most active from 1944 to 1993. Astrid was given the name Astrid Anna Emilia Ericsson on November 14th, 1907 in Vimmerby. She left this life on January 28th, 2002.

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Astrid S is a pop music musician. She plays Vocals. She was most prominent from 2013 to 2013. Astrid was given the name Astrid Smeplass on October 29th, 1996 in Berkåk. Astrid is also known as Astrid S.

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Astrid Kirchherr is a photographer and artist. Astrid was born on May 20th, 1938 in Hamburg, Germany.

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Astrid of Sweden was royalty. She was most prominent from 1934 to 1935. Astrid was born as the child of Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland, and Princess Ingeborg of Denmark on November 17th, 1905 in Stockholm, Sweden. She breathed her last breath on August 29th, 1935.

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Astrid Young is a musician. Her ongoing career started in 1984. Astrid was given the name Vendela Astrid Paterson Young on August 16th, 1962.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Astrid

Princess Astrid is royalty. She holds the title Princess of Belgium and Archduchess of Austria-Este. Princess was born as the child of Albert II of Belgium and Queen Paola of Belgium on June 5th, 1962 in Château de Belvédère, Laeken, Belgium.

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Archduchess Marie Astrid is royalty. Archduchess was born as the child of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium on February 17th, 1954 in Betzdorf Castle.

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How popular is the baby name Astrid in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1892 9 9 0
1893 7 7 0
1894 5 5 0
1895 5 5 0
1896 6 6 0
1898 9 9 0
1899 5 5 0
1900 6 6 0
1901 7 7 0
1902 7 7 0
1903 9 9 0
1904 9 9 0
1905 16 16 0
1906 11 11 0
1907 27 27 0
1908 21 21 0
1909 19 19 0
1910 18 18 0
1911 21 21 0
1912 39 39 0
1913 42 42 0
1914 50 50 0
1915 69 69 0
1916 54 54 0
1917 44 44 0
1918 47 47 0
1919 42 42 0
1920 17 17 0
1921 22 22 0
1922 21 21 0
1923 21 21 0
1924 17 17 0
1925 18 18 0
1926 36 36 0
1927 45 45 0
1928 32 32 0
1929 18 18 0
1930 23 23 0
1931 16 16 0
1932 23 23 0
1933 15 15 0
1934 23 23 0
1935 37 37 0
1936 30 30 0
1937 25 25 0
1938 29 29 0
1939 23 23 0
1940 27 27 0
1941 13 13 0
1942 23 23 0
1943 15 15 0
1944 7 7 0
1945 10 10 0
1946 14 14 0
1947 8 8 0
1948 13 13 0
1949 12 12 0
1950 15 15 0
1951 12 12 0
1952 18 18 0
1953 10 10 0
1954 21 21 0
1955 11 11 0
1956 12 12 0
1957 15 15 0
1958 23 23 0
1959 32 32 0
1960 23 23 0
1961 32 32 0
1962 29 29 0
1963 27 27 0
1964 31 31 0
1965 38 38 0
1966 32 32 0
1967 50 50 0
1968 32 32 0
1969 42 42 0
1970 50 50 0
1971 34 34 0
1972 38 38 0
1973 42 42 0
1974 28 28 0
1975 21 21 0
1976 31 31 0
1977 32 32 0
1978 32 32 0
1979 36 36 0
1980 46 46 0
1981 43 43 0
1982 72 72 0
1983 54 54 0
1984 52 52 0
1985 57 57 0
1986 59 59 0
1987 51 51 0
1988 66 66 0
1989 72 72 0
1990 100 100 0
1991 146 146 0
1992 119 119 0
1993 93 93 0
1994 128 128 0
1995 188 188 0
1996 196 196 0
1997 191 191 0
1998 155 155 0
1999 181 181 0
2000 168 168 0
2001 197 197 0
2002 199 199 0
2003 184 184 0
2004 255 255 0
2005 264 264 0
2006 209 209 0
2007 186 186 0
2008 190 190 0
2009 197 197 0
2010 185 185 0
2011 234 234 0
2012 250 250 0
2013 256 256 0
2014 297 297 0
2015 312 312 0
2016 363 363 0
2017 399 399 0

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Popularity of Astrid as a first name

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Common last names for Astrid

  • Johnson
  • Anderson
  • Carlson
  • Nelson
  • Hansen
  • Swanson
  • Jensen
  • Larson
  • Olson
  • Olsen
  • Petersen
  • Gustafson
  • Pearson
  • Berg
  • Nielsen

Fun Facts about the name Astrid

  • How Popular is the name Astrid? Astrid is the 2,768th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Astrid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,500 babies born with the first name Astrid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Astrid to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Astrid? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1892 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Astrid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Astrid is Saturday, May 16th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Astrid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Astrid was in 2017 with a total of 399 babies.
  • Random Astrid Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Astrid is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 31 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Astrid: Your name in reverse order is Dirtsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ditars. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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