Ada

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Female Female Name

Usage

Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Short form of names containing the name element ADAL [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

2) Hebrew עָדָה ('ada) = 'adornment, ornament' [1] [2] [3] [7] [5] [8]

3) Variant form of Agda (see Agða) [5]

Related Names

Aada
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Finish
Ada
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Danish Finish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Ádá
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Sami
Adah
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Finish Swedish
Adar
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Adda
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Danish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Addar
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Norwegian
Adi
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Danish Swedish
Adie
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Danish Swedish
Ady
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Danish Swedish

See also Addi, Adina, Ata

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
ELI see Adiel

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ada
Genitive: Adas
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ada
Genitive: Adan
Partitive: Adaa
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Ada
Accusative: Ödu
Dative: Ödu
Genitive: Ödu
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ada
Genitive: Adas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ada
Genitive: Adas

Name Days

Norway Norway

4 March

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

16 December

Sweden Sweden

10 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Bible

In the Old Testament Ada was the wife of Esau

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&
Norway Norway[9]
2212 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
556 1089 5 11
Denmark Denmark[11]
242 n.a. 4 n.a.
Finland Finland[12]
n.a. 4493 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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Ada(f) Sources: [10][11][9][12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Ada(f)

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Evan Bogan: Navnebogen (2005)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  6. Friedrich Wilhelm Weitershaus: Das große Vornamenlexikon (1998)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  8. 8.0 8.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi