A names, Color, Dwarf, Elves, Female, Germanic mythology, Gold, Male, Mythological creatures, Mythology, Proto-Indo-European, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes

Aubryn

Aubryn is an English unisex name, possibly a variant of Aubrey, the Norman French form of Germanic Alberich meaning “elf power” made up from Germanic elements alf (elf) and ric (power). In Germanic mythology, Alberichi s a dwarf and appears in the Nibelungenlied, an epic poem in which he guards the treasure of Nibelung. it’s also possible that Aubryn is a combination of Aubrey and Bryn, a Welsh unisex name meaning “hill, mound”. I’ve also seen it as being derived from Au, the symbol of gold, combined with Bryn, essentially meaning “gold hill” or “gold mound”.

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

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