Names for stallions and geldings

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A
Abbi: pet name
Abel: biblical name
Absalon: biblical name
Ábyrgur: responsible,  takes care of things
Adam: man's name
Adfall: high tide
Aðalfari: old nickname
Aðalgeirr: man's name
Aðall: aristocracy
Aðalsteinn: man's name
Aðils: man's name
Afdrif: fate
Afi: grandfather
Áfram: forward
Agi: discipline
Agnar: disciplined warrior
Ái: great-grandfather, ancestor
Ákafi: eagerness, ardour
Áki: man's name
Aldavinur: old, close friend
Aldur: old man
Alfaðir: name for Oðinn
Alfgeirr: man's name
Alfröðull: sun
Alftarleggur: swan's leg; beautiful, long-legged horse
Álft: swan
Álfur: elf, darling
Áli: dun
Áll: eel, dark dorsal stripe
Allsvartur: black
Allvar: careful
Almur: elm tree
Alskær: clear, radiant
Alsviður: agile
Alsvinnur: very strong, wise, pulls the sun over the sky
Alur: drill
Alvar: seriousness, sincerity
Alvari: the serious one
Alvitur: very wise person
Amor: Roman god
Ámur: dark giant
Andi: spirit, soul, air, light breeze
Andlangur: name for the sky
Andri: man's name, snow shoe
Andskoti: devil
Andvari: alertness, light breeze
Angi: scent, twig
Angurgapi: magic sign, imp
Áni: fool
Apall: gravel, dapple grey
Apli: dapple grey, fool
Apríl: April
Árflognir: one who flies early, name of a raven
Ari: eagle, man's name
Ári: messenger
Arinbjörn: man's name
Arnljótur: man's name
Arngrimur: man's name
Arnþor: man's name
Aron: man's name
Arsæll: one who will have a lucky and peaceful year
Ártali: moon
Árvakur: mythological stallion who pulls the sun over the sky
Ásgrímur: man's name
Asi: haste, speed
Ási: diminution of names like Ásmundur
Askur: ash tree
Aspar: asp
Assi: eagle
Ásti: kind person
Ástvaldur: man's name
Atli: man's name
Auður: fortune
Austri: east
Ávaldi: very powerful, old and rare man's name
Ávangur: uncertain origin
Axjón: action, auction
 
B
Baggi: one of the icelandic christmas lads
Bakkus: man's name, god of the wine
Bakur: character from the sagas
Balbó: man's name
Baldi: diminution of Baldur
Baldur: mythological name, brave
Baldvin: man's name
Bálki: old man's name
Balthasar: name of a king
Balti: bear
Bandvettir: name for pintos
Bangi: a giant
Bangsi: teddy bear
Barði: bard, Celtic poet, man's name
Barður: man's name
Bárekur: man's name
Barki: stem of a boat
Barmi: brother
Barmur: gulf, bay, edge
Barón: baron
Bassi: little bear
Bastian: man's name
Bati: recovery
Baugi: giant
Baugur: ring, old man's name
Baukur: tin, can
Bautuður: old name for a horse that kicks
Beinir: helper
Beli: giant
Benóní: man's name
Berfótur: barefoot
Bergelmir: roaring like a bear
Bergur: man's name
Bergolfur: man's name
Bergþór: man's name
Berserkur: strong man, fighter
Bersi: polar bear (grey dappled horse)
Bessi: teddy bear
Bikar: cup, chalice
Bikki: old man's name
Bildur: weapon, knife, spot on the side of the head
Bingo: pet name
Binni: pet name
Birgir: helper, man's name
Birkir: birch, man's name
Birningur: bear cub
Birnir: bear
Birrungur: snort
Birtingur: light horse
Biskup: bishop
Bitur: fierce, sharp
Bjálfi: fur, bastard
Bjálki: beam, old man's name
Bjalli: height, size
Bjálmi: son of Grýla
Bjarkar: man's name
Bjarki: little bear
Bjarmi: ray of light, chestnut horse
Bjandýr: bear
Bjarni: bear, man's name
Bjartur: light red, old man's name
Björgvin: man's name
Björn: bear, man's name
Bjössi: bear, diminution of Björn
Bjólfur: wolf, man's name
Bjór: beer
Bláfeldur: blueish
Blágráni: blueish grey
Bláinn: a dwarf
Blákaldur: ice cold, inconsiderate
Blakkur: very dark brown horse
Blámáni: blue moon
Blámann: blue man
Blámi: blueish
Blástur: wind, breeze
Bláus: man's name
Bláþraður: very thin thread
Bleikálingur: yellow dun with dorsal stripe
Bleikblesi: yellow dun with blaze
Bleikfaxi: dun with bright mane
Bleikskjóni: dun pinto
Bleiksokki: yellow dun with sock
Bleikstjarni: yellow dun with star
Bleikur: yellow dun
Blendingur: half-troll, half-breed
Blesi: horse with blaze
Blettur: horse with spots
Blíðtfari: friendly, soft, with comfortable gaits
Blíður: mild, friendly
Blígur: staring, old nickname
Blikfaxi: mane that glitters in the sun
Bliki: glimmer, radiance
Blikki: pale glow
Blindur: blind
Blóðhófur: bloodhoof, old name for a horse
Blóði: brother
Blóðughófi: horse name
Bloke: (uncertain origin)
Blómur: bear
Blossi: flame, flash
Blundur: slumber
Blæfaxi: breeze-mane
Blængur: raven
Blær: gleam, tone, light breeze
Blævar: breeze
Boði: herald
Boðni: one who is invited
Bógatýr: horse (poetic)
Boggi: pet name
Bogi: man's name, bow, weapon
Bokki: billy goat, boss
Bolli: bowl, fat man
Bolmur: bear
Bor: drill, dwarf's name
Borði: golden mane
Borgar: man's name
Borgfhörð: surname
Borgfirðingur: one from Borgarfjörður
Borgfjörð: surname
Borginmóði: raven
Borr: father of Óðinn
Bósi: man's name
Bótófur: man's name
Bótólfur: man's name
Bragi: genius, god of poetry
Bráinn: gold, old name for dragons and horses
Brandi: diminution of Brandur
Brandur: sword, joker
Brattur: tight, diagonal
Bráviður: name from the sagas
Breki: man's name, surf
Brellir: prankster
Brennir: burning
Bresi: restless
Brestir: the noisy one, old man's name
Brestur: flaw, crack
Brettingur: descendant of Brattur
Brími: fire
Brimill: male seal
Brimir: sword
Brimnir: spray, spindrift
Brjánn: hill
Broddi: man's name, sting, point
Broddur: tip of a sword, arrow
Bróðir: brother
Brokkur: name of a dwarf
Brúnblesi: dark brown with blaze
Brúnfaxi: dark brown with impressive mane
Brúni: name of Óðinn, dark horse
Bruni: fire, excitement
Brúnki: dark brown horse
Brúnkollur: dark head or forelock
Brúnkolur: black horse
Brúnn: black-brown horse
Brúnnasi: black-brown horse with white nose
Brúnskjóni: black-brown pinto
Brúnstjarni: black-brown with star
Brúntoppur: dark forelock
Brúnsi: buck
Brúsi: jug, man's name
Brymir: braggart
Brynjar: armour, man's name
Brynfólfur: man's name
Brynki: son of Grýla
Buðli: father of Brynhildur
Búi: farmer, neighbour
Bursti: brush
Bylur: snowstorm, gust
Byr: fair wind
Bægifótur: deformed foot
Böðvar: fighter, man's name
Böggvir: old man's name
Bölti: slope, hill
Bölþorn: a giant
Bör: coniferous tree
Börkur: bark, man's name
 
D
Daddi: pet name
Daði: man's name
Daðri: flatterer
Dagbjartur: bright as day (palomino)
Dagdraumur: daydream
Dagfari: one who travels by day, old man's name
Dagfinnur: man's name
Dagstyggur: one who avoids daylight
Dagur: day
Dagvarður: man's name
Dálkur: knife
Dallur: slow horse
Dani: Dane
Dáni: son of Grýla
Danni: pet name
Dans: dance
Darri: spear, old man's name
Davið: biblical king
Dellingur: shining, light
Demantur: diamond
Denni: pet name
Depill: star
Diddi: pet name
Digur: strong, brave
Díli: small spot
Dilkur: lamb
Dimmi: dark one
Dinni: pet name
Dínus: man's name
Djákni: deacon
Djangi: satan, devil
Djarfur: bold, brave person
Djöfull: devil
Dofri: tramp, loafer, a giant
Dóni: boor, illbred person
Drafnar: spotted
Drangur: rock, cliff
Drasill: horse's name
Draugur: ghost of a dead person
Draumur: dream
Draupnir: Óðinn's golden ring
Dreitill: remains, grounds, drop
Dreki: dragon, wild horse
Drellir: sleepy-head
Drengur: chivalrous
Dreyri: blood red
Drífandi: energetic
Drómi: bonds, rope, dull horse
Drómundur: slow reaction
Dropi: drop
Drynur: noise
Drösull: old name for a horse
Dúddi: pet name
Dugur: toughness, courage
Dúlcifal: horse of King Hreggviður
Dumbrauður: reddish-brown
Dumbur: reddish-brown
Durinn: a dwarf
Durtur: "stick in the mud", mute person
Dusill: fire
Dúx: leader, first
Dvalinn: a dwarf
Dvergur: dwarf
Dyggur: faithful, loyal
Dynblakkkur: horse's name
Dynbrími: fire
Dynfari: storm (poetic)
Dynfaxi: thunder mane
Dynur: noise, roar
Dýnus: name from a saga
Dýrðlingur: saint
Dýri: expensive, rare
Dýrlingur: saint
Dökkur: dark
Dökkvi: dark
Dörruðder: Óðinn, fighting with a spear
Döttur: stumbling horse
 
E
Eðall: noble, precious
Efstur: the best
Egill: man's name
Eiðfaxi: horse's name, sworn in Faxi
Eikþyrnir: mythological stag
Eilífur: the everlasting
Einar: man's name
Einarsbrúnn: brown horse of Einar
Einfari: one who travels alone
Eír: copper
Eirikur rauði: Erik the Red
Eitill: knot
Eitri: cold as poison, dwarf's name
Eldfaxi: glowing mane
Eldhrímnir: a giant
Eldibrandur: burning wood, fire
Eldir: slave of Ægir, polecat
Eldjárn: man's name, poker
Eldur: fire
Elfaxi: sleet-mane
Elfur: elf
Elgur: moose
Elliði: one who stays alone
Engill: angel
Erill: tramp
Erlendur: foreigner
Erlingur: man's name
Ernir: eagle
Erpir: the brown one
Erpur: brown horse
Ess: horse
Eyðir: destroyer
Eyfirðingur: from Eyjafjord
Eyjólfur: man's name
Eykfarður: pulling the plow
Eylimi: a king
Eyrar-Rauður: chestnut from Eyri farm
Eysteinn: man's name
Eyvindur: man's name
Eyvinur: island-friend
 
F
Fáfnir: name of a dragon
Fagri-Blakkur: beautiful black horse
Fagri-Jarpur: beautiful brown horse
Fagur: beautiful
Fagurkollur: beautiful head
Fákur: horse (poetic)
Falhófnir: with pale hooves
Fálki: falcon
Falinn: mythological character, good smith
Falur: dwarf's name
Fáni: with flying mane, banner
Fannar: snow, man's name
Fantur: tramp, scoundrel, hobo
Farandi: always on the move
Farfugl: bird of passage
Farfús: one who likes to travel
Farmóður: brave traveller
Farri: old word for fire
Farsæll: one who has good luck
Fauti: hot tempered
Faxi: impressive mane
Feill: mistake, failure
Feitur: fat one
Félagi: friend, comrade
Fengari: moon
Fengur: present, advantage, magical name for Óðinn
Fenrir: mythological wolf, son of Loki
Ferðalangur: horse that travelled far
Feti: one who walks slowly
Feykir: violent storm
Fidlari: fiddler
Fífill: dandelion
Fífilbleikur: light coloured like a dandelion
Fimafengur: slave of Ægir
Finnbogi: man's name
Finnungur: plant
Finnur: man's name
Fitjungur: rich man (poetic)
Fitur: fatso
Fjalar: well-versed, dwarf
Fjalla: mountain
Fjalla köttur: mountain climber, mountain cat
Fjalla-Skjóni: mountain pinto
Fjalli: one who likes to be in the mountains
Fjarki: four (playing card)
Fjósi: from the cowshed
Fjöllungur: horse that longs for the mountains
Fjölmóður: very brave horse
Fjölnir: magical name for Óðinn, well-versed
Fjölsvinnur: very wise, name for Óðinn
Fjölvar: very careful, old and rare man's name
Fjölverkur: works a lot
Fjölvir: name for Óðinn
Fjörnir: one who protects life
Fjörsvartnir: dark chest
Fjötri: bond, band
Flagari: womanizer
Flaumur: noisy movement, whirlpool
Flekkur: spotted horse
Fleygur: the flying one
Flibbi: loose short collar
Flinkur: clever, skillful
Flipi: muzzle, horse with snip
Flóki: curly
Flórus: name from the sagas
Flosi: womanizer
Flótti: flight
Flugar: wing
Flugfaxi: flying mane
Flugnir: the flying, fast one
Flugumýrar-Skjóni: pinto from Flugumýri
Flýtir: hurry, the fast one
Flækingur: hobo, tramp
Foli: young horse
For: dirt, mud
Forkur: active, hard working
Forni: from ancient times
Fornjótur: name from the sagas
Forseti: chairman
Fóstri: foster son or foster father
Fótur: foot
Frábær: splendid, excellent
Frakki: coat
Fraðmar: wise man, scholar, famous person
Fram: forward
Framfús: forward
Frami: honour, respect, success
Fránmar: bright, famous
Frekur: audacious
Freyðir: foaming
Freyfaxi: impressive mane
Freymóður: courage of the gods
Freyr: god of fertility
Freysfaxi: impressive mane
Freysteinn: Freyr's stone, man's name
Friðmundur: protector of peace
Friður: peace
Frimann: man's name
Fróði: wise, Danish king
Froskur: frog
Frostan: character from a fairy tale
Frosti: dwarf's name
Frægur: the famous one
Frændi: a relative
Funi: fire, flame
Fúsi: short for Sigfús or Vigfús
Fylkir: king, duke
Fölkvir: grey, pale
Fölrauður: light red
Fölski: dying embers, light chestnut
Fölskvi: dying embers, ashes
Fölvi: pale, light palomino
Fölvir: sword
Fönix: phoenix
Föstólfur: reliable wolf
 
G
Galar: a dwarf
Galdur: magic
Galli: fault, defect
Galman: old and rare man's name
Gálmur: sword
Galsi: playful, hilarious
Galti: boar
Gambur: merriment, storm
Gamli: old one
Gammur: vulture
Gandálfur: elf with a wand, ancient king
Gandi: horse
Gandur: horse, magical wand
Ganglati: lazy horse
Gangleri: tired of going, name for Óðinn
Ganti: jester, prankster
Garðar: guarding warrior
Garði: guard
Garður: wall, man's name
Gári: small wave, light breeze
Garmur: poor man
Garpur: hero, brave man
Garri: cold storm
Gárúngi: prankster; braggart
Gáski: playful, hilarious
Gassi: braggart, show-off
Gaukur: cuckoo
Gaumur: alertness, interest
Gaupi: name for a sea god
Gaupnir: name for Óðinn
Gauti: Gotlander, Swede, name for Óðinn
Gautrekur: gothic chief
Gautstafur: gothic letter, horse's name
Gautur: Gotlander, Swede
Gautviður: name from the sagas
Geiguður: name for Óðinn
Geir: spear, man's name
Geirólfur: man's name
Geirröður: mythological king
Geisli: ray
Gellir: noisy
Gelmir: eagle
Gerðar: protector
Geri: greedy person
Gerpir: Iceland's easternmost point
Gestill: name of a sea god
Gestumblindi: name for Óðinn
Gestur: guest, stranger
Geysir: geyser, energy
Gífur: dog of Menglada
Gikkur: show-off
Gillir: word for eagle or bullock
Gillungur: a giant
Gimsteinn: gem stone
Ginfaxi: magical sign
Ginnar: falcon
Gípar: old and rare man's name
Gísl: bright horse
Gísli: man's name
Gissur: man's name
Gjafall: giver
Gjafar: giver
Gjúki: giver
Glaður: happy, merry
Glámblesi: wide blaze
Glampi: light ray, glowing eye
Glámur: horse with wide blaze, ghost
Glanni: reckless, dark devil
Glasi: fisheye
Glaumur: merriment
Gleisir: elegant
Glenur: husband of the sun, shining
Glettingur: teasing
Glíri: laughter
Glirnir: one who giggles and laughs
Glitfaxi: glittering mane
Glitnir: glittering
Gljáfaxi: glittering mane
Gljásvartur: glossy black
Glóðafeykir: a mountain
Glófaxi: light or golden mane
Glófextur: with a light or golden mane
Glói: glowing
Glóinn: the glowing one
Glókollur: red golden mane, firecrest
Glóni: colourful
Glossi: flaming eyes, flash
Glotti: shining area on ice, grinning person
Gluggi: window
Glúmur: dark image
Glymjandi: thunder, noise
Glænefur: light muzzle
Glæpur: crime
Glær: shining, glowing
Glæsir: impressive horse
Gnaddur: young man
Gneisti: spark
Gnúpur: steep mountain
Gnýfari: roaring noise, as riding on pebbles
Gnýfeti: quickfoot
Gnýr: roar, noise, blizzard
Goddi: diminution of Goði
Goði: chieftain
Goliat: biblical giant
Gollnir: the noisy one
Golnir: name for Óðinn
Gormur: grounds, spir spring
Gos: outbreak
Gosi: knight
Grábakur: old word for dragon
Gráblesi: grey or dappled horse with blaze
Gráði: breeze
Gráfaxi: grey mane
Gráfeldur: grey hair
Gráhvítur: light grey
Grákollur: grey head
Grámann: man's name, grey mane
Gramur: king, duke, vexed
Gránasi: grey horse with snip
Gránefur: grey nose
Grani: old name for a horse
Gráni: grey horse
Grár: grey
Grárauður: grey-red
Grási: dapple grey
Gráskeggur: grey beard
Gráskjóni: grey pinto
Grásokki: grey with socks
Grástakkur: with grey cape
Grásteinn: stone grey
Grátittlingur: meadow lark
Grátoppur: grey forelock
Grátur: grief, weeping
Grautur: mash, porridge, nonsense
Greifi: earl
Grettir: name of a dragon, famous outlaw
Griður:                                     der Gnädige
Grímaldur: troll of a fairy tale
Grímnir: disguised person
Grímur: masked person
Grindill: storm
Gripnir: robber, viking
Grípur: name of a vulture
Guðbrandur: man's name
Gulkollur: yellow head
Gullfaxi: golden mane
Gullfeti: golden footed
Gullinbursti: boar in the sagas
Gullinfaxi: golden mane
Gullintanni: golden teeth
Gullkollur: golden head
Gullnir: a giant
Gullskjóni: yellow pinto
Gullskór: golden foot
Gulltoppur: golden forelock
Gullver: the yellow one
Gulur: yellow
Gumi: old, dignified word for man
Gúndi: pet name
Gungnir: Óðinn's spear
Gunnar: man's name
Gunnálfur: a dwarf
Gunnfaxi: battle horse with big mane
Gústi: diminution of Águst
Gustur: storm, blizzard
Gutti: diminution of Guttormur
Gvendur: diminution of Guðmundur
Gýgjar: fiddler
Gýlfi: name of a sea-god, duke
Gyllir: the golden one
Gýmir: a god of the sea
Gýrðir: pinto horse with white side, girth
Gæðingur: perfect riding horse
 
H
Háblesi: long blaze
Haddi: short for Haraldur
Haddingur: warrior
Hafall: a giant
Háfeti: with high leg movements
Hafli: a giant
Hafsteinn: man's name
Hafur: billy-goat, man's name
Hafþór: man's name
Hagsbarður: old man's name
Haki: chop
Hákon: man's name
Halastjarni: comet
Háleggur: long legs
Hálfdan: Danish king
Halldór: man's name
Hallgrímmur: man's name
Hallkell: man's name
Hallþór: man's name
Hamar: hammer, rock
Hamdir: son of Gudrun, legendary hero
Hamðir: falcon
Hamskerpir: father of Hófvarpnir
Hamur: roan horse
Handleggur: forearm
Hár: hair
Haraldur: man's name
Hárekur: man's name
Harki: noise
Harkur: fire
Harri: name of an ox
Háski: the fast one, danger
Hásteinn: man's name
Hástigi: horse's name
Hástígur: lifting his legs high
Hátign: highness
Hátið: festival
Hattur: hat, custom
Haugbúi: ghost
Haukur: hawk
Haustgóði: qualities of autumn
Hausti: like autumn
Hávar: huge warrior
Hávi: name for Óðinn
Héðinn: dressed in leather, manís name
Heiðar: inhabitant of the heath, manís name
Heiðingi: wolf
Heiðir: falcon
Heiðþornir: sky
Heimir: man's name
Heimur: universe, home
Heiti: a god of the sea
Hektor: Greek hero
Helgi: saint
Helmingur: half part
Helsi: collar
Helsingi: Barnacle Goose
Hemingur: skin of a horse's leg
Hemlir: king of the sea
Hengill: slope
Heppni: good luck, fortune
Herjann: name for Óðinn
Herkir: fire
Hermóður: herald of the gods, man's name
Hersir: Norwegian chief
Hervar: man's name
Hervir: warrior
Hildigöltur. helmet
Hildingur: king
Hildir: warrior
Hildólfur: man's name
Hilmar: man's name
Hilmir: man's name
Hinrik: man's name
Hirðir: herdsman
Hjaðningur: descendant of Héðinn
Hjalli: ledge, terrace, rare man's name
Hjálmur: helmet
Hjalti: man's name
Hjarði: herd
Hjari: peninsula
Hjarrandi: the loud one
Hjartan: heart
Hjúpur: cover, veil
Hjör: sword
Hjörðungur: herdsman
Hjörleifur: man's name
Hjörtur: stag
Hjörvar: surname
Hlátur: laughter
Hlaupastingur: stitches in the side, pleuralgia
Hlébarður: leopard
Hleiðólfur: a dwarf
Hlenni: thief
Hlér: name of Ægir
Hlíðar: slope
Hljómur: pretty sound, tune
Hlykkur: bay, inlet
Hlymur: sound of hooves
Hlynur: wages, maple
Hlýri: cheek, brother
Hlýrnir: sky
Hlöður: name from the sagas
Hlöðver: man's name
Hlöðvir: man's name
Hlömmuður: storm
Hnaggur: little rock
Hnaki: rare man's name
Hnakkur: saddle
Hnaukur: mountain top
Hnefi: fist
Hniflungur: rare man's name
Hnífur: knife
Hnikuður: name for Óðinn
Hnjótur: grass hill
Hnjúkur: mountain top
Hnokki: young lad
Hnollur: shower
Hnotti: grass hill
Hnúði: whale
Hnúður: hunchback, name for a whale
Hnútur: knot, a son of Grýla
Hnýðingur: whale
Hnýfill: son of Grýla
Hofsi: horse's name
Hófur: hoof
Hófvarpnir: throws his hooves
Holdbori: raven
Holti: lives on a hill
Hómer: Greek poet
Honir: brother of Óðinn
Hornfirðingur: der aus Hornafjord
Hóseas: biblical prophet
Hotti: grass hill
Hraðboði: express messenger
Hraði: speed
Hrafn: raven
Hrafnfaxi: horse with dark mane
Hrafnfinnur: horse's name
Hrafnkarl: black guy
Hrafnkell: man's name
Hrafnketill: man's name
Hrani: inconsiderate, raw person
Hrapi: fire
Hrappur: scoundrel
Hrauðnir: destroyer
Hrauðungur: destroyer
Hraumi: show-off
Hregfaxi: wind in the mane
Hreggmóður: brave in the storm
Hreggnasi: with uneven snip
Hreggviður: old and rare man's name
Hreimur: sound, name of a slave
Hreindýr: reindeer
Hreini: stallion
Hreinn: pure, sheer, male reindeer
Hrekkur: rogue
Hreppir: rare man's name
Hríðir: sword
Hriki: tall man
Hrímandi: fog from frost
Hrímfaxi: frosted, white mane
Hrími: frosted one
Hrímnir: hoar frost
Hrímur: frosted
Hringfaxi: wonderhorse in a fairy tale
Hringur: ring, ring-eyed horse
Hringver: man's name
Hrjóður: sky
Hróar: old man's name
Hróði: inconsiderate person
Hróður: fame
Hroftur: sorcerer
Hrói: old man's name (Hrói Hottur means Robin Hood)
Hroki: arrogance, haughtiness
Hrólfur: wolf, man's name
Hrollur: shuddering
Hross-Björn: horse-bear
Hrumnir: a giant
Hrugnir: a giant, owner of the horse Gullfaxi
Hrungnir: a ring in the saga
Hrútur: ram
Hrymur: a giant
Hrökkvir: a giant
Hrönduður: sword
Hröngviður: name from the sagas
Hrötuður: fire
Hugar: ghost
Hugi: brave horse, remembrance
Huginn: one of Óðinn's ravens
Hugleikur: one that is liked
Hugljúfur: very friendly
Hugur: thought, ghost
Hugstarri: a dwarf
Humli: name from the sagas
Humlungur: son of Humli
Húnar: little bear, Hun
Hundingur: a king
Húni: bear cub
Hvatur: quick
Hvellur: bang, boom
Hvinur: whining like the wind
Hvítfaxi: white mane
Hvítingur: white horse
Hvítskjóni: grey pinto
Hvítur: white
Hvæsir: snorting
Hylling: fata morgana, mirage
Hyltingur: lives on a hill
Hylur: deep part of a creek
Hymir: a giant
Hysingur: old man's name
Hækingur: sword
Hæklingur: man's name
Hæmir: king of the sea
Hæringur: herring, dapple grey
Hærulángur: long grey or white hair
Höður: warrior
Höfði: cape, headland
Höfrungur: dolphin
Högni: man's name, tom cat
Högnuður: magical sign, prize
Höldur: farmer, land owner
Hölkvi: horse
Hölkvir: horse's name
Hörður: brave, manís name
Hörvir: fire
Höskuldur: horse with grey forelock
Höss: grey
Hösvi: grey
Hösvir: grey
Höttur: son of Grýla, hat, hood
 
I
Iði: busy, active
Iðmundur: man's name
lðni: assiduous, diligent
Ifill: falcon
Ifjungur: falcon
Ifli: falcon
Igull: hedgehog, porcupine, hair that sticks up
Illingur: horse or bull
Illugi: man's name
Ímaldur: old and rare man's name
Ími: wolf
Ímir: greyish animal, wolf
Ímnir: sword
Indíánaskjóni: indian pinto
Indíáni: american indian
Ingimar: man's name
Ingimundur: man's name
Ingólfur: man's name
Ingvar: man's name
Íringur: horse with light spots
Ísak: biblical name
Ísjaki: ice-floe, iceberg
Islandus: Icelander (latin)
Ísólfur: ice-wolf, man's name
Ísungur: a hero
Ívaldi: old and rare man's name
Ívan: man's name
 
J
Jaki: iceberg
Jálfaður: name for Óðinn
Jálfur: noise
Jari: name of a dwarf
Jarl: earl
Jarpblesi: brown horse with blaze
Jarpnasi: brown horse with snip
Jarpskjóni: brown pinto
Jarpstjarni: brown horse with star
Jarpur: brown horse
Jeremias: biblical man's name
Jófreður: loves horses
Jógrímur: rare man's name

Jói: diminution of Jóhann
Jókell: old and rare man's name
Jóki: small horse
Jólfur: horse-wolf
Jólnir: name for Óðinn
Jómar: name from the sagas
Jómundur: rare man's name
Jón: man's name
Jónas: man's name
Jónatan: biblical name
Jónki: diminution of Jón
Jónu-þytur: Þytur owned by Jóna
Jór: horse (poetic)
Jórekur: name from the sagas
Jósafat: man's name
Jósteinn: horse-stone, man's name
Júlli: pet name (Julius)
Júpiter: Roman god
Jöður: protector
Jöfur: wild boar, king
Jökull: glacier
Jörfi: sandbank
Jörmungandur: son of Loki
Jörmuni: horse
Jörmunur: name for Óðinn
Jörundur: man's name
Jörvi: sandbank
Jötunn: giant, sorcerer
 
K
Kaðall: rope
Kafteinn: captain
Kaktus: cactus
Kain: biblical name
Kaldi: cold breeze
Kálfur: calf
Kali: cold wind
Kalli: diminution of Karl
Kalsi: cold weather
Kambur: rooster comb, impressive mane
Kanill: cinammon-coloured
Kapall: horse
Kappi: hero, warrior
Kápur: wears a coat (pinto)
Kargur: stubborn horse
Kári: harp of the wind, man's name
Kaspar: man's name
Kátur: cheerful, dog's name
Keilir: vulcano
Keli: flatterer, merriment
Kembingur: mixture of different colours
Ketill: kettle, man's name
Kettlingur: kitten
Keyptur: one who has been bought
Kíli: wedge
Kiljan: man's name
Kinni: differently coloured cheeks
Kinningur: differently coloured cheeks
Kinnskar: glowing cheeks
Kinnskjóni: spots on the cheeks
Kinnskær: with white cheeks
Kisi: young cat
Kjalar: name for Óðinn
Kjálki: jaw in contrasting colour
Kjammi: differently coloured jaws
Kjangi: hunchback
Kjáni: fool
Kjarkur: braveness
Kjarni: kernel
Kjartan: man's name
Kjarval: surname
Kjói: gull species
Klaki: ice
Klakki: cloud
Klampur: block of wood
Klaufi: bungler
Kleppur: cliff
Kliður: rush, noise
Klökkur: torn
Klókur: slick, shifty
Klossi: lump
Klumpur: lump
Knútur: man's name
Knörr: viking ship with raised dragon in front
Kobbi: baby seal
Kokkur: cook
Kolbakur: black back
Kolbeinn: black leg
Kolblakkur: coalblack horse
Kolbrúnn: coalblack horse
Kolfaxi: black mane
Kolfinnur: man's name, black horse
Kólfur: spear, sheath of a horse
Kolgrímur: man's name
Kolli: horse with a light mane
Kollur: top of the head, forelock
Kolskeggur: black beard
Koltur: name of a mountain
Kolur: coal black
Kommi: comma shaped star
Kóngur: king
Koníak: brandy, cognac
Konna-Bleikur: yellow dun owned by Konni
Konni: short for Hákon
Konungssonur: prince
Konungur: king
Kopar: copper
Kópur: baby seal
Koppur: pot, a son of Grýla
Korgur: coffee grounds
Kórall: coral
Kormákur: man's name
Korpur: raven
Kostur: advantage, good quality
Kóti: scoundrel
Krabbi: crayfish
Kraftur: power
Kraki: bean stalk
Krákur: crow
Krapi: sleet
Kriki: corner, angle
Kristall: crystal
Kristmundur: man's name
Króknefur: eagle's nose
Krókur: hook, chin
Krummi: nickname for raven
Kröggur: problem
Kubbur: stump, fatso
Kúfur: hat, hood, cap
Kuggur: little boat
Kuldi: coldness
Kulur: cold breeze
Kvasi: tired, breathless
Kvasir: a giant
Kveikur: wick
Kveldroði: sunset glow
Kveldúlfur: evening-wolf, old icelandic man's name
Kvikur: lively
Kvistur: twig, tree knot
Kyndill: torch
Kvæsir: shy one, one who hisses
Kölski: devil, satan
Köttur: cat
 
L
Láðvörður: king
Lagsi: friend, companion
Laki: patch, name of volcano
Láki: shark
Landfari: tramp, hobo
Landi: Icelander in a foreign country
Langförli: travelled far
Landleggur: son of Grýla
Láni: son of Grýla
Lappi: horse with sock
Laski: wedge
Latur: lazy
Laufi: sword
Laukur: onion
Laxi: companion, little guy
Leiðingur: leader
Leiftri: sparkling, flash
Leiftur: flash
Leifur: man's name
Leikari: actor, player
Leiknir: skillful, supple
Leikur: playful, lively
Leiri: clay-colored horse, palomino
Leiringur: clay
Leisti: horse with sock
Leistur: horse with sock
Leó: man's name
Leppur: son of Grýla
Léttféti: light footed
Léttir: light footed
Lifri: brother
Linda-Skjóni: Lindi's pinto
Lindi: diminution of Erlendur
Listi: edge, railing
Litfari: horse that changes color with the seasons
Litli: little
Litli-Brúnn: little brown horse
Litur: colour
Ljómi: radiance
Ljóri: dormer window
Ljósbleikur: light dun
Ljósblesi: palomino with blaze
Ljósgrár: grey palomino
Ljósi: the light one
Ljósarpur: light bay
Ljóskollur: light forelock
Ljóskur: golden palomino
Ljósnasi: palomino with mealy muzzle
Ljósvaki: that time period in which there is light
Ljósvængur: wings of light
Ljótur: the ugly one
Ljúflingur: favourite, elf
Ljúfur: friendly, kind
Loði: womanizer
Loðinn: shaggy, long haired
Loðungur: name of Óðinn
Lögur: liquid, water
Loftsteinn: meteorite
Loftur: name for Loki
Logi: light, flame
Loki: brother of Óðinn, god of deceit (Loke)
Lómur: Red Throated Diver (bird)
Lóngant: horse of Áki
Lubbi: long shaggy hair
Lullari: piggy-pacer
Lundi: puffin, black and white pinto
Lungur: horse's name
Lurfur: misery
Lurgur: hairbrush
Lurkur: truncheon, stubborn horse
Lútur: one of the Icelandic Christmas Lads
Lykill: key, solution
Lyrgur: forelock
Lýsingur: light horse, palomino
Lýsir: proclaimer
Lýtir: mythological name
 
M
Magni: strong, powerful
Magnús: man's name
Málfeti: horse's name
Málmfeti: shod horse
Mánaskin: moonlight
Mani: impressive mane
Máni: moon
Már: seagull, man's name
Maríus: man's name
Markús: man's name
Mars: Roman god
Mási: seagull
Matti: diminution of Matthias
Máttur: power, strength
Mávur: seagull
Mélnir: old name for a horse
Merkúr: Roman god
Mestur: the greatest
Miðill: agent, mediator
Miðlungur: mediocre
Mikjáll: Michael
Mimir: the giant of wisdom
Mjóblesi: thin blaze
Mjölnir: Thor's hammer
Mjónasi: small nostrils
Móáli: blue dun
Móalingur: blue dun with dorsal stripe
Móblesi: dun with blaze
Móðar: a half-giant
Móði: son of Thor
Mói: diminution of Moses
Mokkur: horse's name
Mókollur: ghost's name
Moldi: earth coloured
Moldskjóni: earth coloured pinto
Mónasi: earth coloured horse with mealy mouth
Monsi: little trout
Mór: heath
Móraudur: light bay
Morgunn: morning
Morgunroði: morning red, dawn
Mori: peat coloured (red-brown)
Mósart: Mozart
Mósi: grey-brown horse
Móskjóni: grey-brown pinto
Muggur: dark horse
Múli: mouth of a horse
Mulinn: old name for the moon
Mundilfari: father of the moon and the sun
Mundill: name for the sea king
Muni: understanding
Muninn: a raven of Óðinn
Munkur: monk
Muskur: mist, drizzle
Múskur: mouse grey
Mýlnir: horse's name
Myrkur: darkness
Myrkvi: darkness
Mýsingur: king of the sea
Mökkur: dust cloud, smoke
Mökkvi: darkness, dark cloud
Mörður: marten
Möttull: cape (pinto)
 
N
Naddur: tip, spear
Naður: snake
Nafar: borer, drill
Naggur: strong little lad, little sharp stone
Naglfari: mythological ship of the dead
Nagli: nail
Narfi: skinny
Nasi: horse with snip
Naskur: sneaky, dexterous
Natan: man's name
Náttfari: night owl, one who travels by night
Nátthrafn: nighthawk
Nátttröll: night-troll
Náttur: night
Naut: bull
Nebbi: mouth
Neisti: spark
Nennir: ghost horse
Neri: miser
Nertill: fire
Nesi: from a peninsula
Níðhöggur: dragon
Niðhöttur: dark hat, cape, hood
Niði: dark one, a dwarf
Nístingur: cold wind
Njáll: man's name
Njörður: a god
Nói: Noah
Nonni: diminution of Jón
Norðri: from the north
Nótti: loves the night
Nubbur: stump, fatso
Númi: horse's name
Núpur: steep mountain, peak
Nykur: horse creature, lives in lakes, grey horse
Næðingur: cold wind
Næfill: name of the sea king
Nökkvi: stone boat of the giants
Nör: father of the night
Nös: nostril, snip
 
 O
Óðinn: Germanic god
Óðrerir: kettle, pot
Óðrörir: kettle, pot
Óður: irate, Freya's spouse
Oddi: man's name
Oddur: spear, point
Ófeigur: survivor
Ófnir: a dragon
Ófótan: a giant
Ókólnir: place's name
Ólafur: man's name
Óli: diminution for Olafur
Olli: diminution for Olafur
Ómi: name for Óðinn
Ómur: name for Óðinn, pretty sound, tune
Órator: speaker
Óri: a dwarf
Ormur: worm, snake
Órnir: a dragon
Orri: blackcock
Ósi: horse's name
Óskar: man's name
Óskasteinn: wishstone
Óspakur: unsettled
Ótrauður: undaunt, quick
Óttar: man's name
Otur: otter
 
P
Pá: peacock
Páfi: pope
Páll: man's name (Paul)
Palli: diminution of Páll
Pálmi: palm tree, man's name
Patti: little boy
Pattur: little boy
Paufi: slowpoke, dullard
Pegasus: winged horse in Greek mythology
Peli: flask, wedge
Peningur: money
Penni: pen
Pési: diminution of Pýtur
Pétur: man's name
Peyi: small boy
Piltur: boy
Pinni: lad
Pipar: pepper
Plúton: Greek god
Poki: son of Grýla
Prati: uncooperative horse
Prettur: trick, deception
Prímus: the first
Prins: prince
Prúður: dressed up, beautiful, polite
Punktur: period (symbol), little star
Purkur: miser
Putti: small horse
Pútur: son of Grýla
Pýtur: man's name (Peter)
 
R
Raðvaldur: wise man
Rafn: raven, man's name
Raggi: pet name for Ragnar
Ragnar: man's name
Rakni: king of the sea
Randver: man's name
Rasmus: man's name
Rauðblesi: red with blaze
Rauðdreki: red dragon
Rauðgrani: red beard
Rauðhöfði: vicious in a fairy tale, red head
Rauðinúpur: red peak
Rauðnasi: chestnut with snip
Rauðskjóni: red pinto
Rauðsokki: chestnut with socks
Rauðstjarni: chestnut with star
Rauður: chestnut
Rauðvængur: red with "wings" (pinto)
Raumur: tall horse
Reddi: red horse
Reginn: name of a dwarf
Regnbogi: rainbow
Reiðartýr: thunder king (Thor)
Reifnir: name of the sea king
Reifur: lively, glad
Reimar: horse's name
Reimir: name of a dragon
Rektór: rector
Reyður: whale
Reykjabrúnn: brown horse from Reykir farm
Reykur: smoke
Reynir: man's name, warrior
Reyr: man's name
Riddari: knight
Rígur: stiff, rigid
Risi: giant
Rispa: horse's name
Rjúkandi: rushing speed
Roði: red colour
Róði: name of the sea king
Rógnir: name for Óðinn
Rosi: bad and harsh weather
Rosti: arrogant person
Rúbín: ruby
Rúnar: man's name
Runólfur: man's name
Rútur: man's name
Röðull: sun, the red one
Rögnvaldur: man's name
Rökkvi: dark
Röskur: quick, energetic
 
 S
Safír: sapphire
Sakarías: man's name (Zachary)
Sálmur: psalm
Salómon: biblical king
Samhugur: sympathetic
Samson: biblical man's name
Sámur: dark colour
Sáttur: in agreement, reconciled
Sauðungur: name of Óðinn
Segull: magnet
Seifur: Zeus
Selur: seal (animal)
Sendlingur: sandpiper (bird)
Serkur: shirt, smock
Siðförli: one who travels late
Sigauni: gipsy
Sigðir: name for Óðinn
Sigfaðir: father of victory
Siggi: short for Sigmunður
Sighvatur: man's name
Sigtýr: god of victory
Sigurboði: herald of victory
Sigurður: man's name
Sigursæll: winner
Sigvaldi: man's name
Sikill: seal (on a document)
Siklingur: king
Silfri: silver plated
Silfurfaxi: silver mane
Silfurmani: silver mane
Silfurtoppur: silver forelock
Silkitoppur: silk forelock
Sillu-Blakkur: black horse from Silla-farm
Silungur: trout
Simlir: a giant
Sindri: sparkling, dwarf's name
Sinfjötli: old man's name
Sinfjöttli: son of Sigmund
Sirkill: circle
Sírnir: a giant
Sjóli: king, duke
Sjór: sea
Skafti: man's name
Skagfjörð: surname
Skagi: peninsula
Skakkur: crooked, uneven
Skálkur: rascal
Skallagrímur: man's name
Skálmar: making wide steps
Skálmi: old nickname
Skári: young seagull
Skati: generous man
Skáti: boy scout
Skeggi: with a beard
Skeggur: beard
Skeiðfaxi: pacing horse with impressing mane
Skelfir: fertile
Skelkingur: sword
Skelkur: horror, fright
Skelmir: rascal, prankster
Skemill: stool
Skemmingur: horse's name
Skenkur: present, gift
Skerðingur: sword, man's name
Skerpingur: refreshment
Skildingur: coin
Skilfingur: name for Óðinn
Skilfinnur: name for Óðinn
Skilir: understanding
Skinfaxi: shining mane
Skiptingur: colour changer (roan)
Skírnir: Freyr's servant and messenger
Skjálgur: name for the moon
Skjanni: shining, with white forehead
Skjómi: shining, bright
Skjóni: pinto
Skjöldur: shield
Skjór: magpie
Skörungur: brave, intrepid
Skolgrár: dirty grey
Skolli: devil
Skór: shoe
Skorir: a giant
Skorri: a giant
Skotti: white horse with dark tail, ghost
Skrámur: name for the moon
Skratti: devil
Skrauti: decorated
Skriðfinnur: a dwarf
Skriður: the fast one
Skrímir: a giant
Skîmir: a giant
Skrúður: beautifully black and white coloured
Skruggur: thunder
Skrumari: show-off
Skrýmir: invulnerable
Skröggur: boogie man, old man
Skúfur: horse's name
Skuggabaldur: pest, vicious ghost
Skuggablakkur: black like a shadow
Skuggi: shadow, dark horse
Skúli: man's name
Skúmur: species of gull
Skundi: speed
Skussi: good-for-nothing
Skúti: little cave
Ský: cloud
Skýfaxi: cloud mane
Skyggi: shadow
Skyggnir: cloud horse, very fast horse
Sleipnir: Óðinn's eight-legged horse
Slembir: short rain shower
Slungnir: the horse of King Aðil
Slöngvir: distributor
Smári: white clover
Smellur: bang
Smyrill: dwarf falcon
Snafs: schnapps
Snapi: beggar
Snarfari: travelling fast
Snarfaxi: lively horse with impressive mane
Snepill: patch, snip
Snerill: door knob
Snerpir: energetic, powerful
Snerrir: quarrelsome person
Snigill: snail
Sníkir: parasite, sponger
Snillingur: master, virtuoso
Snjall: clever, skillful
Snoðvís: a giant
Snöggur: the fast one
Snoppi: mouth
Snorri: man's name
Snotri: beautiful, smart horse
Snotur: clever and beautiful
Snúður: advantage, arrogance
Snæfaxi: snow mane
Snækollur: snow pol
Snær: snow
Snævar: name from the sagas
Sóði: messy
Sokki: horse with high sock, stocking
Sokkur: sock
Sólargeisli: ray of sunlight
Sólbakur: sun-back
Sóldan: Sultan
Sólfari: one who travels with sunlight
Sólfaxi: golden mane
Sólon: man's name
Sómi: honor
Sorti: blackness
Sóti: dark red with black hairs in mane and tail
Spakur: calm, wise
Spani: fast, quick
Spegill: mirror
Spilandi: playful
Spólíant: horse's name
Sporður: tail, fishtail
Spori: pathfinder, light-footed
Sprengur: gallopping, fast
Sprettur: running gallop
Sprógur: runner
Sproti: sprout
Sprækur: lively, energetic
Stakur: unique, outstanding
Starkaður: man's name
Stari: starling
Stebbi: diminution of Stefán
Stefnir: mythical amulet
Steggur: bird
Steinar: man's name
Steingráni: stone grey
Steingrîmur: man's name
Steinn: stone, dark dapple
Steinþór: man's name
Stígandi: legendary ship, hiker
Stillir: a king
Stirnir: shining
Stjarni: star
Stjörnufákur: riding horse with star
Stjörnugnýr: star, heading forward
Stjörnujarpur: brown horse with star
Stólpi: column, pillar
Stoltur: pride
Stormsson: son of the storm
Stormur: storm
Stórólfur: man's name
Stórstjarni: tall horse with star
Strákur: boy
Straumur: tides, stream, current
Stúfur: the short one
Sturla: man's name
Styggur: the shy one
Stökkull: galopping horse
Stökkvari: jumping horse
Suðri: a dwarf
Sumardagur: summerday
Sunni: horse from southern Iceland
Surtur: fire giant, black horse
Suttungur: a giant
Svaði: a giant
Svaðilfari: magical horse of a giant
Sváfnir: name for Óðinn
Svaki: violent person
Svali: coolness, coldness
Svalinn: shield in front of the sun
Svallari: wild guy
Svalur: cold
Svanur: swan
Svarri: boss
Svartbakur: great black-backed gull
Svartblesi: black with blaze
Svartfaxi: black mane
Svarthöfði: black head, also: Darth Vader from Star Wars
Svarti-Gráni: black-grey
Svartskjóni: black pinto
Svartur: black horse
Svásuður: the mild one, father of the summer
Svegðir: king
Sveggjuður: horse
Sveiði: name for the sea king
Sveiður: ox, bullock
Sveigðir: name for Óðinn
Sveigir: old man's name
Sveipuður: old name for horse
Sveipur: curly hair
Svelgur: eating and drinking a lot
Sverrir: enemy
Svertingur: black horse
Sviðar: name for Óðinn
Sviðgrímmur: horse
Sviður: name for Óðinn
Svipall: unfaithful, unreliable
Svipdagur: a grandson of Óðinn
Svipdapur: sad face
Svipuður: horse
Svipur: squall
Svölnir: name for Óðinn
Svörður: scalp
Svörfuður: broom
Sæfaxi: mane like the spray of a wave
Sæmingur: dark horse
Sævar: seaman, viking
Sölgi: dark
Sölvi: pale
Sörli: famous horse from a poem
Sörvi: name for the sea king
 
T
Tafar: son of Grýla
Tamin: the tamed one
Tandri: fire (poetic)
Tanni: branch, person with prominent teeth
Tappi: the little one
Teigur: piece of land
Teitur: cheerful, glad
Tékki: Czech
Teningur: cube, die
Tenór: tenor (singer)
Tífill: son of Grýla
Tígull: diamonds (playing cards)
Tilberi: ghost
Tindur: peak
Tinni: black like a firestone
Titlingur: sparrow
Tjaldari: old word for a tolting horse
Tjaldur: magpie (bird)
Tjörvi: man's name
Tobbi: pet name
Tolli: pet name
Tónn: tone, sound
Topar: tolting horse
Toppur: forelock in contrasting colour
Torfi: peat, man's name
Tossi: unintellegent, dense
Tóti: pet name for Þórarinn
Trafali: handicap
Tralli: reckless
Trandill: old man's name
Trantur: mouth
Trausti: strong, reliable
Traustur: reliable horse
Tremill: devil
Trítill: whipped snapper, spinning top
Tróstan: horse's name
Tryggur: trusty, faithful
Tryggvi: loyal, faithful
Tryllingur: fieriness
Trölli: big horse
Tumi: man's name
Tútur: son of Grýla
Tveggi: name for Óðinn
Tvífari: double, horse that changes color
Tvíserkur: horse that changes color
Tvistur: two stars
Týr: god of war
Tyrfingur: sword
 
U
Úði: spray, drizzle
Uggi: fear, anxiety
Úlfur: man's name, wolf
Ullinn: woolen, Sif's son
Ullur: name for Ullinn
Úlrik: man's name
Undri: astounding, peculiar
Ungi: boy
Uni: a dwarf
Úranus: a planet
Úrban: man's name
Utlagi: outlaw
 
V
Vaði: old man's name
Vafi: insecurity
Vagl: dwarf
Vakri-Skjóni: pacing pinto
Vakur: horse of the morning
Vákur: falcon
Valdimar: man's name
Valentínus: man's name

Valföðr: name of Óðinn
Valhrímnir: helmet
Váli: son of Óðinn
Vallari: traveller, pilgrim
Valnir: sword
Valtýr: name for Óðinn
Valur: falcon
Vandi: proposal
Vandill: sword
Vandstyggur: terrified by the whip
Vargur: wolf
Varinn: old man's name
Varmi: warmth
Vaskur: brave, active, hardy
Vásuður: father of Vindljóni
Veður: horse
Vegbjartur: horse
Vegdrasill: a dwarf
Vegdraupnir: horse
Végeir: man's name
Veruleiki: reality
Vestri: a dwarf
Vetur: winter
Veturliði: bear
Víðar: son of Óðinn
Viðauki: addition
Víðbláinn: sky, wide blue
Viddi: a giant
Víðfeðmir: sky
Víðförli: traveller
Víðir: sea (poetic)
Viðrir: name for Óðinn
Viður: name for Óðinn
Vífill: old man's name
Vígblær: Helgi's horse
Vigg: old word for horse
Viggi: ox, bullock
Vígglitnir: old word for horse
Viggó: horse
Víggur: horse
Víglundur: man's name
Vignir: giant
Víkingur: viking
Víli: brother of Óðinn
Vilji: willingness, longing, goal
Villingur: untamed, wild horse
Vilmundur: man's name
Vilnir: bear
Vilskarpur: bear
Vindill: a giant
Vindljóni: father of the winter
Vindstjarni: silver dapple with star
Vindsvalur: father of the wind
Vindur: wind, horse with silver mane
Vingþor: Thor
Vingskornir: horse of the Valkyrie Sigurdrífa
Vingull: shy young horse
Vingur: old word for horse
Vinnil: name for the sea king
Vinur: friend
Vípar: a giant
Virfill: old word for horse
Virfir: dwarf
Vitnir: wolf
Vitringur: wise man
Vítus: man's name
Vopni: weapon
Vordagur: spring day
Vægir: the sea (dark)
Vængskjóni: winged pinto
Vængur: wings (pinto)
Vöggur: old and rare man's name
Völsi: a dwarf
Völsungur: old and rare man's name
Völur: magic wand
Völustallur: son of Grýla
Vöttur: gloves
 
Y
Yfirgángur: violence, injustice
Yggur: name for Óðinn
Ylur: friendly, warm
Ymsi: a giant
Yngri: junior
Yngvi: man's name
Yrðlingur: young fox
Ýri: dark horse with light spots
Ýringur: dark horse with light spots
 
Þ
Þálfi: servant of Thor
Þegn: old word for horse
Þengill: king (poetic)
Þeyr: thaw, mild temperatures
Þiklingur: a giant
Þjálfi: farmer's boy
Þjálmi: old and rare man's name
Þjassi: giant
Þjótur: wind
Þófi: saddle pad
Þokki: comfortable disposition
Þór: god of thunder (Thor)
Þórarinn: man's name
Þorbergur: man's name
Þorbjörn: man's name
Þorgeir: man's name
Þórgnýr: man's name
Þorgrimur: man's name
Þóri: brave horse
Þori: midwinter
Þorkell: man's name
Þorlákur: man's name
Þorleifur: man's name
Þorri: old name for a winter month
Þorskur: codfish, fool
Þorsteinn: thunderstone, man's name
Þorvaldur: man's name
Þótti: haughtiness, pride
Þotubleikur: dark palomino
Þráður: thread, band, rope
Þrái: stubborn
Þráinn: stubborn, man's name
Þrafi: raven
Þrándur: boar
Þrasar: name for Óðinn
Þrasi: man's name
Þriði: name for Óðinn
Þriggi: name for Óðinn
Þristur: three stars
Þrívaldi: name for Óðinn
Þrjótur: crook, bugger
Þrór: boar, name for Óðinn
Þrumugnýr: thunder
Þrymir: fight
Þrymur: giant
Þröstur: thrush (bird)
Þumalingur: Tom Thumb
Þumall: thumb
Þumlungur: thumb
Þundur: name for Óðinn
Þurs: giant
Þýðfari: horse with smooth gaits
Þýður: soft, smooth, in temper and gaits
Þyrill: unsteady person, name of a mountain
 
Æ
Æður: eider (bird)
Ægir: god of the sea
Æringi: merry person
 
Ö
Öðlingur: noble, kind-hearted
Öggur: fish
Öglir: falcon
Ögmundur: man's name
Ögri: challenger
Ölmóður: one who drinks ale
Ölvaldi: a giant
Ölvaldur: rare man's name
Ölviður: old and rare man's name
Ölvir: man's name
Önnungur: slave
Örn: eagle
Örvadrumbur: son of Grýla

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