Here you will find a list of 42 genuine given Viking given names. All of them are still in use today! How to pronounce them. The names are still in. Inspired by Norse mythology and such titanic names as Thor? Choose from 's of names of Old Norse origin and uncover their Nordic backgrounds and. Norse names dominate Viking and Scandinavian history and seem to us to run the gamut from tough and strong, like Bjami, to lovely and delicate, like Dahlia.