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Used both as a feminine and a masculine name.

Usually a Swedish, Danish, Norwegian female name.

Lykke in Danish means luck, happiness.

As a masculine name, mostly used in Sweden, it is a short form of the name Lydik, associated with Ludwig.

Famous feminine bearers are Lykke Li and Lykke May Andersen.

Lykke Li is a Swedish indie pop singer and songwriter.

She became widely known with her song “I Follow Rivers” from her second album “Wounded Rhymes”, that ranked in the top 10 and several #1 in many countries’ charts.

She has worked with several bands and artists, such as Kanye West, Röyksopp, David Lynch.