Last modified on 2 October 2013, at 14:25
See also: aud, -aud, AUD, and Au.D.



From Old Norse Auðr, from auðr (riches). Cognate with German Oda and Ute, and with English Eda.

Proper nounEdit


  1. A female given name.


  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 12 695 females with the given name Aud living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1930s. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.