Ebbe

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Swedish Old Swedish
Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Nordic form of Ebbo [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

2) Danish short form of Esbjørn and its variants (see Ǣsbiǫrn) [1] [2] [4] [5] [6]

3) Danish short form of Ernbiorn (see Arnbjǫrn) [1] [2] [6]

Related Names

Ebba
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Faroese Finish Greenlandic Icelandic Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Ebbe
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 Greenlandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Norse Old Swedish Swedish
Ebbi
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
Faroese Icelandic Old Danish
Æbbe
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
Old Swedish
Æbbi
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
Old Norse

Patronyms

  • Danish: Ebbesen (♂)
  • Swedish: Ebbesson (♂)
  • Norwegian: Ebbesen (♂) [7]

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ebbe
Genitive: Ebbes
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ebbe
Genitive: Ebben
Partitive: Ebbeä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ebbe
Genitive: Ebbes
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ebbe
Genitive: Ebbes

Name Days

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

13 October

Sweden Sweden

6 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Ebbe Skammelsson, main character in a medieval Swedish ballad
  • Ebbe Harald Lieberath (1871-1937), founder of Swedish Scouting
  • Ebbe Rode (10 May 1910 - 23 May 1998), Danish actor
  • Ebbe Kløvedal Reich (7 March 1940 - 23 April 2005), Danish author

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[8]
1 1 2654 5341
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 2558 n.a
Norway Norway[10]
0 n.a. 131 n.a
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a 73
  #: 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 Ebbe(m) Sources: [8][9][10][11]

Sources: [8] [9] [10] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  7. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi