Ingrid

First Name
26k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
On This Page

How to Pronounce Ingrid

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from California, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from United Kingdom
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Arizona, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Texas, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Ingrid?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ingrid mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ingrid

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Ingrid to us below

Wiktionary

From Swedish, Norwegian and Danish Ingrid, from Old Norse Ingiríðr.

  1. A female given name.

Ingrid was also found in the following language(s): Czech, Danish, Estonian, French, German, Norwegian, Portuguese, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Ingrid

Ingrid Bergman was an actress. She has been prominent since 1932. Ingrid was born on August 29th, 1915 in Stockholm. She breathed her last breath on August 29th, 1982.

Popularity:

Ingrid Bolsø Berdal is an actress, singer, and film producer. Ingrid was born on March 2nd, 1980 in Utøy.

Popularity:

Her career lasted from 1954 to 1970. Inger was given the name Ingrid Stensland on October 18th, 1934 in Stockholm. She breathed her last breath on April 30th, 1970.

Popularity:

Ingrid Michaelson is an indie pop and indie folk musician. She has had major accomplishments since 2002. Ingrid was given the name Ingrid Ellen Michaelson on December 8th, 1979 in Staten Island, New York, U.S.

Popularity:

Ingrid Pitt was an actress and writer. She was most prominent from 1964 to 2010. Ingrid was given the name Ingoushka Petrov on November 21st, 1937 in Warsaw. She died on November 23rd, 2010.

Popularity:

Ingrid of Sweden was royalty. Her career lasted from 1947 to 1972. Ingrid was born as the child of Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden and Princess Margaret of Connaught on March 28th, 1910 in Stockholm. She died on November 7th, 2000.

Popularity:

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1897 6 6 0
1898 6 6 0
1900 6 6 0
1902 8 8 0
1903 9 9 0
1904 8 8 0
1905 6 6 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 15 15 0
1908 15 15 0
1909 11 11 0
1910 15 15 0
1911 18 18 0
1912 22 22 0
1913 33 33 0
1914 24 24 0
1915 41 41 0
1916 50 50 0
1917 43 43 0
1918 50 50 0
1919 38 38 0
1920 37 37 0
1921 35 35 0
1922 24 24 0
1923 25 25 0
1924 26 26 0
1925 33 33 0
1926 34 34 0
1927 46 46 0
1928 23 23 0
1929 58 58 0
1930 34 34 0
1931 41 41 0
1932 40 40 0
1933 40 40 0
1934 38 38 0
1935 54 54 0
1936 36 36 0
1937 31 31 0
1938 30 30 0
1939 45 45 0
1940 64 64 0
1941 92 92 0
1942 96 96 0
1943 177 177 0
1944 179 179 0
1945 180 180 0
1946 290 290 0
1947 317 317 0
1948 251 251 0
1949 249 249 0
1950 137 137 0
1951 168 168 0
1952 205 205 0
1953 223 223 0
1954 218 218 0
1955 226 226 0
1956 259 259 0
1957 356 356 0
1958 373 373 0
1959 435 435 0
1960 455 455 0
1961 424 424 0
1962 421 421 0
1963 467 467 0
1964 532 532 0
1965 495 495 0
1966 524 524 0
1967 578 578 0
1968 483 483 0
1969 479 479 0
1970 523 523 0
1971 506 506 0
1972 469 469 0
1973 388 388 0
1974 360 360 0
1975 352 352 0
1976 338 338 0
1977 305 305 0
1978 235 235 0
1979 257 257 0
1980 288 288 0
1981 277 277 0
1982 276 271 5
1983 268 268 0
1984 248 248 0
1985 213 213 0
1986 247 247 0
1987 229 229 0
1988 206 206 0
1989 262 255 7
1990 281 281 0
1991 242 242 0
1992 311 306 5
1993 290 290 0
1994 273 273 0
1995 239 239 0
1996 256 256 0
1997 237 237 0
1998 236 236 0
1999 252 252 0
2000 257 257 0
2001 328 328 0
2002 340 340 0
2003 374 374 0
2004 442 442 0
2005 429 429 0
2006 470 470 0
2007 477 477 0
2008 564 564 0
2009 354 354 0
2010 354 354 0
2011 307 307 0
2012 287 287 0
2013 287 287 0
2014 291 291 0
2015 283 283 0
2016 321 321 0
2017 281 281 0

Where is the name Ingrid popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Ingrid as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ingrid as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in District of Columbia, New York, or Minnesota.

Common last names for Ingrid

  • Johnson
  • Anderson
  • Nelson
  • Hansen
  • Peterson
  • Jensen
  • Williams
  • Olson
  • Brown
  • Swanson

Fun Facts about the name Ingrid

  • How Popular is the name Ingrid? Ingrid is the 1,492nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ingrid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25,822 babies born with the first name Ingrid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ingrid to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ingrid? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1897 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ingrid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ingrid is Sunday, January 15th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Ingrid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ingrid was in 1967 with a total of 578 babies.
  • Random Ingrid Factoid: According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ingrid is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 27 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1968.
  • Weird things about the name Ingrid: Your name in reverse order is Dirgni. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gnridi. How do you pronounce that?

What Ingrids Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Ingrid

Name poster for Ingrid(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

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