Ragnhild

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Female Female Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

Old Swedish, Old Danish and younger form of Ragnhildr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]

Related Names

See Ragnhildr

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ragnhild
Genitive: Ragnhilds
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Ragnhild
Accusative: Ragnhild
Dative: Ragnhild
Genitive: Ragnhildar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ragnhild
Genitive: Ragnhildin
Partitive: Ragnhildia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ragnhild
Genitive: Ragnhilds
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ragnhild
Genitive: Ragnhilds

Name Days

Norway Norway

17 May

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

15 July

Sweden Sweden

15 July

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Ragnhild Magerøy (9 July 1920 – 16 November 2010), Norwegian novelist, essayist and poet
  • Ragnhild Alexandra Lorentzen, Princess of Norway (9 June 1930 – 16 September 2012), eldest child of King Olav V of Norway and Princess Märtha of Sweden

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&
Norway Norway[9] Statimg f5.pngStatimg m0.png 9496 14284 0 0
Sweden Sweden[10] Statimg f4.pngStatimg m0.png 2828 8227 0 0
Denmark Denmark[11] Statimg f4.pngStatimg m0.png 1057 n.a. 0 n.a
Finland Finland[12] Statimg f4.pngStatimg m1.png n.a. 1971 n.a 2
  #: 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 Ragnhild(f) Sources: [10][11][9][12]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Ragnhild(f) Sources: [13]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Ragnhild(f)

Sources: [10] [11] [9] [12]

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  5. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  7. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  8. Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  9. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  13. details see Name Statistic tables