Trygve Name Meaning & Origin
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This is an unusual first name in the US. It is still very popular in Norway
Trygve Madsen is a famous composer in Norway.
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This is my first name. I have a second cousin with this name. I have also ran into several people that also know other Trygve's.
I am Trygve Madsen... my father was also Trygve Madsen when I was young, my father and I met Trygve Lie in Lake Success NY. We were in an elevator, my father spoke to Mr Lie and said " I bet this is the first time you had 3 Trygves in this elevator" Thats all he could think of to say.
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Derived from Old Norse tryggr meaning "trustworthy"
Norwegian meaning "brave victory"
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Trygve Bratteli, prime minister of Norway during the 1970's and Trygve Lie, the first U. N. secretary general.
Trygve Haavelmo Norwegian economic who is a Nobel Prize winner for Economics.
Trygve Gulbranssen is a Norwegian author who wrote 'Beyond Sing the Woods'
Trygve Madsen, Composer in Norway.
Trygve Thomas Madsen, Bartender on 64th St. New York
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