Meaning:man from the North
Norman is a baby boy name of English origin. Meaning “man from the North”, this baby name famously dates back to the 9th century Vikings. If you’re a history buff, you’ll know Vikings were also known as Normans or Norseman and were both Europeans and Scandinavians. These early explorers were always seeking adventure and new lands, traveling far and wide for the long-lasting survival of their people and to honor their gods. With the name Norman, baby will always have the inspiration to be brave, strong, and determined.
Famous People Named Norman
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- Norman MailerNovelist
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