Grímnir

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Old Norse variant form of GrímR [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See GrímR

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Grímnir
Accusative: Grímni
Dative: Grímni
Genitive: Grímnis

Further Information

Mythology

Grímnir is one of the bynames of Óðinn mentioned in the Grímnismál [2]

Statistics

Name count per country
CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Denmark Denmark[4] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 n.a. 0 n.a
Sweden Sweden[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 0 0 0
Finland Finland[6] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 0 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 Grímnir.

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

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  3. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no