Alvin

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of different Germanic names. While 1)-3) are combinations of the Germanic name elements ALF and VIN, 4) is a combination of ADAL and VIN:

1) Younger form of the Old Norse name Alfvin [1] [2]

2) Younger form of the Old High German name Albwin [3] [4]

3) Younger form of the Old English name Ælfwine [5] [4]

4) Younger form of the Old High German name Adalwin [1] [3]

Related Names

Alvin
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Swedish
Alwin
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Alvinius
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Norwegian Swedish

See also Albin, Alvina and Elvin

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Alvin
Genitive: Alvins
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Alvin
Genitive: Alvinin
Partitive: Alvinia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Alvin
Accusative: Alvin
Dative: Alvin
Genitive: Alvins
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Alvin
Genitive: Alvins
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Alvin
Genitive: Alvins

Name Day

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

9 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[6]
2 2 4618 5368
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 460 n.a
Denmark Denmark[8]
0 n.a. 392 n.a
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a 383
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Alvin(m) Sources: [6][8][7][9]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Alvin(m) Sources: [10]

Sources: [6] [8] [7] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  5. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  10. details see Name Statistic tables