Gender: Masculine
Origin: Old Norse

The name is an Old Norse form of the Germanic diminutive form of Hagen: Hagano,  form of Hagan.

As of 2010, Høgni was the 8th most popular male name in the Faroe Islands.

Other forms of the name include:

  • Hajo (Danish/Frisian/Swedish)
  • Høgnar (Faroese)
  • Høgni (Faroese/Old Norse)
  • Hagano (German)
  • Haguno (German)
  • Ågne (Norwegian)
  • Hogne (Norwegian)
  • Ogne (Norwegian)
  • Högne (Swedish)
An obscure Swedish feminine form is Högna.