Astrid - girls name

Astrid name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Astrid name meaning:

The name Astrid has Scandinavian origins and is derived from the Old Norse name Ástríðr, which is composed of two elements: "áss" meaning "god" and "fríðr" meaning "beautiful" or "beloved." Therefore, the name Astrid can be interpreted as "divinely beautiful" or "beloved by the gods."

Astrid has a strong and elegant sound, embodying a sense of independence and inner strength. The name carries a sense of regality and grace, evoking images of a strong and confident individual. People with the name Astrid are often seen as intelligent, determined, and self-assured, with a natural allure that draws others to them.

Additionally, Astrid has gained popularity over the years due to its association with a strong and independent character in various works of literature and film. This Scandinavian name carries a timeless charm and a touch of mystery, making it a unique and beautiful choice for a girl.

Origin: Armenian


Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 240 out of 5581

209 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (216)

Historical popularity of Astrid

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Astrid from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Astrid in 2024