Origin of the name INGIBJORG.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name INGIBJORG.
Old Norse name meaning "Ing's protection," from Ing, the name of an ancient Norse god,
and bjorg "protection."
(History of Christian Names, Yonge, 1884). Also spelled Ingebjorg
Long ago, when giants and ogres
still walked about the earth, in a far distant country, there once lived a
king and queen. They had two children, called Thorwald and Ingibjörg;
but before the children were grown up, the good queen died... (Icelandic
Fairy Tales, "Laughing Ingibjörg," Hall, 1897)