Reidun Name Meaning & Origin
Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!
Sister & Brother Names
Know a Reidun? What are her siblings named?
Name Lists Featuring Reidun
Contribute your knowledge to the name Reidun
- Comments and insights on the name Reidun
The name is derived from the ancient Scandinavian name HREIÐUNN.
"Reidun" is currently the forty-fourth most popular girl's name in Norway.
- Personal experiences with the name Reidun
- Nicknames for Reidun
- Meanings and history of the name Reidun
The first element of this name is derived from Old Norse hreiðr "(bird) nest" (as in, a home). The second element of this name is derived from Old Norse unna "to love" or from Old Norse unnr "(to) wave." http://www.behindthename.com/submit/view.php?name=hreithunn
- Famous real-life people named Reidun
Reidun Andersson, Norwegian politician
Reidun Gravdahl, Norwegian politician
Reidun Seth, Norwegian soccer player
Reidun Tatham, Canadian swimmer
- Reidun in song, story & screen