What is the meaning of the name Solveig?

The name Solveig is primarily a female name of Scandinavian origin that means Strong House.

There are multiple possibilities for the meaning of Solveig. While sol most likely derives from the word for house/big room/hall, it might instead derive from the element sól, meaning sun. 

There are many variations of the name, including Solvig, Solvej, Sylvi, Sølvi, Sólveig, Soli, and Solvejg.

Solveig was used for a character in Henrik Ibsen's Peer Gynt.

Names like Solveig:

Silvius, Sylvius

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