Bestla - Meaning of Bestla

What does Bestla mean?

[ syll. bes-tla, be-st-la ] The baby girl name Bestla is pronounced as BEHSAHLAH †. Bestla is of Old Norse origin. In mythology, a frost giantess and mother of Odin.

The origin and meaning of the name Bestla is inherited by all variant forms.

See also the related categories, mother and giantess.

Bestla is seldom used as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Bestla include Baliegha, Baligha, Balighah, Basilya, Basylya, Betulia, Betulla, Basilea, Basileah, Basilia (Spanish), Basiliya, Basylia, and Baleegha.

† approx English pronunciation for Bestla: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"



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