[ syll. in-se, ins-e ] The baby girl name Inse is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced ihNS- †. Inse is of Frisian origin. It is used mainly in Frisian and German. Its meaning is derived from the word Ing. The name developed as a short form of other names starting with the element 'Ing-'. The element Ing refers to a Germanic god of fertility, who was also known as Ingui or Yngvi.
See also the related form, the German and Scandinavian Ingeborg.
Inse is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Inse: IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"