From German Names

Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Ingrid. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1920 and 1955

Variant Forms

See also Inga

Origin and Meaning

Nordic younger form of the Old Norse name Ingifríðr

Combination of the name of a god and 'beautiful'

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Ingrid Steeger (née Ingrid Anita Stengert, * 1947), German actress and comedian