Angel m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Angel f for the female version.

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Originally a surname derived from the tribal name of the Angles (see ENGEL) [1]

Related Names

Angel
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Angell
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
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Norwegian Swedish
Angul
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Swedish

Combinations

For combinations see ENGEL (name element)

Further Information

Patronyms

Norwegian: Angelsen [2]

Earliest Documented Usage

Norway: 1830 (until ca. 1950) [1]

Angel has been forbidden in Norway since 1970, as it is a common surname

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Østfold, Nordafjells [1]

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[3]
164 396 251 938
Norway Norway[4]
65 n.a. 146 n.a
Denmark Denmark[5]
50 n.a. 81 n.a
Finland Finland[6]
n.a. 100 n.a 294
  #: 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Angel.

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi