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Looking for a moniker that’s totally magical, slightly unusual and as strong as a Viking? Turn to our Norwegian friends. Here, 11 beautiful baby names that we guarantee no one else in your kiddo’s class will have.

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Rasmus

Means “dear or dearest.”

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Eirik

Pronounced AY-r-ih-k, this Norse version is where the name Eric comes from.

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Godtfred

It’s pronounced GAWT-fret and means “peaceful and good.” A perfect combo, no?

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Asmund

This strong-sounding name (pronounced AHS-moont) is the Norwegian variant of Osmond.

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Edvin

Means “rich or wealthy friend,” but you know, no pressure.

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Kennet

Pronounced KEN-et, this sweet name means “handsome one,” so it’s obviously totally perfect for your little dude.

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Hjalmar

Remember what we said about names as strong as a Viking? Pronounced HYAL-mahr, Hjalmar means “fighter with a helmet.”

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Asbjorn

Pronounced AHS-byorn, this adorable name means baby carrier "God of bears." Fierce, no?

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Jonas

Will probably be a famous pop star.

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Peder

A Scandi twist on Peter.

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Herleif

If this name (pronounced HER-leef) is giving you Game of Thrones vibes, it’s probably because it means “warrior descendant.”

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