Scandinavian names are popping up everywhere from Maplewood to Hollywood, and as with most trends, what's old is new again. You can embrace our state's Nordic roots by giving your baby (or beloved pet) a name from the old country. These Nordic names are on the rise nationwide.
Want to stay ahead of the curve? Here are our predictions for the next wave of names to be hitting stateside popularity soon! Anders
From pastries, cheeses, and meats to toys, clothes, and gifts, get our editors' list of must-try Nordic shops and restaurants across the Twin Cities. GO »