Ingeborg

First Name
793
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Ingeborg mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ingeborg

"Ingeborg" is a name of German origin, and it means "Ing's protection". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Ingeborg

Inge Morath was an artist. Inge was given the name Ingeborg Hermine Morath on May 27th, 1923 in Graz. She passed away on January 30th, 2002.

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Ingeborg Bachmann was a writer. Ingeborg was born on June 25th, 1926 in Klagenfurt. She passed away on October 17th, 1973.

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Ingeborg of Denmark is royalty. She was most prominent from 1193 to 1223.

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Kaaren Verne was an actress. She was most prominent from 1940 to 1940. Kaaren was given the name Ingeborg Greta Katerina Marie-Rose Klinckerfuss on April 6th, 1918 in Berlin. Kaaren is also known as Karen Verne, Catherine Young, Klinckerfuss, and Ingeborg. She left this life on December 23rd, 1967.

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Lucille Ricksen was an actress and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1913 to 1913. Lucille was given the name Ingeborg Myrtle Elisabeth Ericksen on August 22nd, 1910 in Chicago. Lucille is also known as Lucille Rickson, Ericksen, and Ingeborg Myrtle Elisabeth (birthname). She passed away on March 13th, 1925.

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Ingeborg of Norway is royalty. She holds the title Duchess of Södermanland, Halland, and Estonia. Ingeborg was born as the child of Haakon V of Norway and Euphemia of Rügen in Norway.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ingeborg

Princess Ingeborg was royalty. She holds the title Duchess of Västergötland. Princess was born as the child of Frederick VIII of Denmark and Louise of Sweden on August 2nd, 1878 in Charlottenlund Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark. She breathed her last breath on March 12th, 1958.

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Ingeborg is a pop music singing. Ingeborg was given the name Ingeborg Thérèse Marguerite Sergeant on October 15th, 1966.

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La Bella Ingeborg was a famous somebody. La was born in 1890. She breathed her last breath in 1970.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1886 6 6 0
1888 5 5 0
1889 5 5 0
1890 8 8 0
1891 7 7 0
1892 6 6 0
1894 8 8 0
1896 8 8 0
1897 6 6 0
1898 10 10 0
1900 9 9 0
1901 12 12 0
1903 5 5 0
1904 7 7 0
1905 15 15 0
1906 8 8 0
1907 10 10 0
1908 8 8 0
1909 9 9 0
1910 14 14 0
1911 12 12 0
1912 14 14 0
1913 10 10 0
1914 23 23 0
1915 27 27 0
1916 16 16 0
1917 16 16 0
1918 15 15 0
1919 13 13 0
1920 9 9 0
1921 11 11 0
1922 14 14 0
1923 12 12 0
1924 12 12 0
1925 19 19 0
1926 24 24 0
1927 26 26 0
1928 24 24 0
1929 26 26 0
1930 31 31 0
1931 21 21 0
1932 21 21 0
1933 23 23 0
1934 20 20 0
1935 12 12 0
1936 6 6 0
1937 8 8 0
1938 10 10 0
1939 8 8 0
1940 5 5 0
1943 7 7 0
1944 5 5 0
1945 5 5 0
1948 7 7 0
1953 5 5 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 12 12 0
1957 6 6 0
1958 8 8 0
1959 6 6 0
1960 8 8 0
1962 7 7 0
1963 7 7 0
1964 5 5 0
1966 13 13 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 5 5 0
1970 7 7 0
1981 6 6 0

Common last names for Ingeborg

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  • Olson
  • Hansen
  • Peterson
  • Carlson
  • Smith
  • Nielsen
  • Olsen
  • Larsen
  • Hanson
  • Miller
  • Jackson
  • Schmidt

Fun Facts about the name Ingeborg

  • How Popular is the name Ingeborg? Ingeborg is the 12,015th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ingeborg have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 793 babies born with the first name Ingeborg in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ingeborg to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ingeborg? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ingeborg first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ingeborg is Monday, June 8th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Ingeborg born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ingeborg was in 1930 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Ingeborg Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ingeborg is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1927.
  • Weird things about the name Ingeborg: Your name in reverse order is Grobegni. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eggorinb. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.