Regin

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

1) Younger form of Reginn [1] [2] [3] [4]

2) Variant form of Reginus [2]

Related Names

     
Regin Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Danish Faroese Norwegian Old Danish Swedish

Grammar

Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Regin
Accusative: Regin
Dative: Regini
Genitive: Regins

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Regin Dahl (5 November 1918 – 29 March 2007), Faroese author and music composer

Statistics

Name Count per Country

CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂Trend
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Denmark Denmark[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m3.png 0 n.a. 137 n.a Statimg trend 0.png
Sweden Sweden[6] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m2.png 1 5 10 24 Statimg trend 999.png
Norway Norway[7] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m2.png 0 4 8 10 Statimg trend 999.png
Finland Finland[8] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 0 0 0 Statimg trend 999.png
  #: 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 Regin.

Sources: [6] [5] [7] [8]

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  4. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi