Venla


Gender: Feminine
Origin: Finnish
(VEN-lah)

The name is a Finnish form of the Swedish female name, Vendela, which is a feminine form of Wendel, meaning, “Vandal”, the name of an ancient Slavo-Germanic tribe.

As of 2011, Venla was the 2nd most popular female name in Finland.

Other forms of the name include:

  • Vendla (Finnish/Norwegian/Swedish)
  • Ventla (Finnish)
  • Ventta (Finnish)
  • Venlá (Sami)
  • Wendla (Swedish)

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s