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Old Norse Old Norse

Origin and Meaning

1) Old Norse form of Fux [1]

2) Old Norse fox = 'fraud' [2]

Related Names

See Fux


Name Count per Country

CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Sweden Sweden[3] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m2.png 0 8 10 38
Denmark Denmark[4] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 n.a. 0 n.a
Norway Norway[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 0 0 0
Finland Finland[6] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m1.png n.a. 4 n.a 4
  #: 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 Fox.

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


  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  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,