Question - Is Larson a Viking name?

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The origin of the distinguished larson family can be traced to the historic Scandinavian country of Sweden. The surname larson is derived from the personal name Lars, which is a pet form of the name Lawrence. Larson Name Meaning. Americanized form of Swedish Larsson, Danish and Norwegian Larsen. English: patronymic from a pet form of Lawrence. Scandinavian Last Names Aaberg. Aland. Alf. Alfson. Ander. Askelson. Aven. Axel. ], is a Danish-Norwegian patronymic surname, literally meaning "son of Lars" (equivalent of Laurentius). It is the seventh most common surname in Denmark, shared by about 2. 4% of the population. Last name: Norris The first and most generally applicable to modern-day bearers of the name is ethnic. It derives from the Norman-French pre 10th century word "norreis", meaning a northerner, or more pragmatically a Norseman or what we now know as a Viking.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larson_(surname)

Larson is a Scandinavian patronymic surname meaning "son of Lars". " Lars" is derived from the Roman name "Laurentius", which means "from Laurentum" or "crowned with laurel. "

https://www.houseofnames.com/larson-family-crest

The origin of the distinguished larson family can be traced to the historic Scandinavian country of Sweden. The surname larson is derived from the personal name Lars, which is a pet form of the name Lawrence.

https://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Larsony

The unauthorized taking and removal of the Personal Property of another by an individual who intends to permanently deprive the owner of it; a crime against the right of possession. Larceny generally refers to nonviolent theft. It is a common-law term developed by the royal courts of England in the seventeenth century.

https://www.surnamedb.com/Surname/Lawson

Last name: Lawson This is a surname of truly ancient origins. It originates in the Holy Land in so far as the etymology of the surname is concerned, being 'brought back' to England and Scotland as 'Lawrence' by the 12th century crusaders. For reasons unclear, Lawson is very much a north country surname.

https://www.mynamestats.com/First-Names/L/LA/LARSON/index.html

LARSON is ranked as the 14399th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 469. This name is in the 94th percentile, this means that nearly 5% of all the first names are more popular. There are 0. 15 people named LARSON for every 100, 000 Americans.

https://forebears.io/surnames/larson

Larson Surname Distribution Map Place Incidence Frequency United States 167, 416 1:2, 165 Canada 6, 988 1:5, 273 Sweden 798 1:12, 339 Australia 649 1:41, 596

https://www.babynamewizard.com/baby-name/boy/tord

Modern form of Þórðr, a Scandinavian name which is a combination of the elements ÞOR ("Thor") + friðr (peace, love. ) Tord Boontje, Dutch designer. Tord Gustavsen, Norwegian jazz pianist.

https://www.wattpad.com/535918147-the-holy-grail-of-names-50-cool-last-names

50 Cool Last Names 1} Beckett | Bee cottage ✰ 2} Abernathy | Mouth of the river Nethy ✰ 3} Castle | Palace ✰ 4} Fitzpatrick | A Follower. 5} Grimes | Fierce one ✰ 6} Novak | New man ✰ 7} Price | Son of Rhys. 8} McBride | Son of the servant of Brighid ✰

https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Sweden_Names,_Personal

100 Most Common Surnames in Sweden Rank Name 1 Johansson 2 Andersson 3 Karlsson 4 Nilsson

https://hejsweden.com/en/swedish-surnames/

List of 100 Most Common Swedish Surnames Rank Lastname Count 1 Andersson 238 843 2 Johansson 238 259 3 Karlsson 212 126 4 Nilsson 163 029

https://www.lifeinnorway.net/viking-names/

Female Viking names Astrid. Not a name that's unique to the Viking era, but still a cracker of a name for your favourite little princess. Freya. Translated from the old language Freya means lady. Ingrid. Another name with heavenly roots, Ingrid means beautiful goddess. Solveig. Sigrid/Sigfrid. Frigg. Sif/Siv. Gunhild.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_(name)

During the Middle Ages Scandinavian Vikings called themselves norðmenn ("men from the North"), which remains the Norwegian term for "Norwegian. " By 1066 Scandinavian settlers in England had been absorbed and Northman and Norman were used as bynames and later as personal names by both English and English of Scandinavian

https://www.quora.com/What-are-some-Viking-last-names

The Viking-era Norse didn't have “last names” as such. They were usually known by names and patronymics—names derived from the father's name, with the ending “-son” (if male) or “-dottir” (if female). So Thorbjorn's son Thorstein would be known as Thorstein Thorbjornsson.