Aura

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Female Female Name

Usage

Finland Finnish
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

1) Short form of Aurora [1] [2]

2) Short form of Aurelia [1]

3) Allegoric name for Finland, from the Finnish river Aurajoki (Finnish name, Finnish joki = 'river') / Aura å (Swedish name, Swedish å = 'river') in south western Finland. Aura appears to come from Old Norse aurr = 'moist earth, clay' [1] [2]

4) Greek αύρα (aura) = 'breath, breeze' [1]

5) Short form of Rosaura [3]

Related Names

Ára
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Faroese Icelandic
Ávrá
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Sami
Aura
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Auri ♀/♂
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Finish Swedish
Auru
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Finish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Aura
Genitive: Auras
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Aura
Genitive: Auran
Partitive: Auraa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Aura
Genitive: Auras
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Aura
Genitive: Auras

Name Day

Finland Finland

10 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented 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&
Denmark Denmark[4]
175 n.a. 0 n.a
Sweden Sweden[5]
92 149 2 3
Norway Norway[6]
20 n.a. 0 n.a
Finland Finland[7]
n.a. 3109 0 0
  #: 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 Aura.

Sources: [5] [4] [6] [7]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  3. Own theory.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi