Vigdis Name Meaning & Origin
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Vigdis is an Icelandic name, containing the elements for "war" and "goddess"
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Vigdis comes from Old Norse and means "war goddess".
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Vigdis Finnbogadottir was the first elected female head of state, becoming the President of Iceland in 1980. She retired in 1996.
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Vigdis Gunnarsdatter, heroine of Sigrid Undset's first historical novel "Gunnar's Daughter".