Solveig Name Meaning & Origin

Solveig

Pronunciation: SOHL-vay (key)

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Nicknames for Solveig

Sol, Soli

Meanings and history of the name Solveig

From Old Norse, meaning "strong house" or "path of the sun".

Famous real-life people named Solveig

Solveig Hisdal, Norwegian knitting designer
Solveig Kringelborn, Norwegian soprano
Miklabæjar-Solveig, Icelandic woman who lived in the late 18th century who was the subject of local folklore
Sólveig Pétursdóttir, Icelandic politician a former speaker of the Althing, the Icelandic parliament
Solveig Dommartin, French actress

Solveig in song, story & screen

Solveig is a character in the Norse playwright Henrik Ibsen's play Peer Gynt. Set to music by Edvard Grieg, she sings the beautiful "Solveig's song".
Solveig, main character and narrator of Matthew J. Kirby's "Icefall".

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