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Male Male Name


Old Swedish Old Swedish
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

1) Old Swedish form of Alfvin [1]

2) Creative spelling of Alvin [2]


Name Count per Country

CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂Trend
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Sweden Sweden[3] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m3.png 0 0 378 438 Statimg trend 2.png
Denmark Denmark[4] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m2.png 0 n.a. 10 n.a Statimg trend 999.png
Norway Norway[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m2.png 0 0 7 13 Statimg trend 999.png
Finland Finland[6] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m2.png n.a. 4 n.a 13 Statimg trend 999.png
  #: 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 Alwin(m) Sources: [3][4][5][6]

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [6]


  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,