Other Origin(s):Norse
Meaning:Half Dane
Of Scandinavian origin, Halfdan is a masculine moniker that means “half Dane.” It comes from the Old Norse name Halfdanr, which contains the elements halfr, meaning “half,” and danr, meaning “Danish,” relating to a person who is half Danish. The name Halfdan was also borne by an 8th-century Viking leader, Halfdan Ragnarsson, which might inspire a little warrior in baby.
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