Adina

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

1) Latin spelling of the Hebrew name עֲדִינָה ('Adinah); Hebrew adin = 'pretty, delicate, slim' [1] [2] [3] [4]

2) Pet form of Ada [1] [2] [3]

3) Pet form of Adriana (see Adrianus) [2]

Related Names

Adina
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Adine
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

See also Dina and Edna

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Adina
Genitive: Adinas
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Adina
Genitive: Adinan
Partitive: Adinaa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Adina
Genitive: Adinas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Adina
Genitive: Adinas

Further Information

Pronunciation

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Bible

  • Adina was a male name, but because of the ending -a it is merely used as a female name in Scandinavia

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&
Sweden Sweden[6]
638 1591 0 0
Norway Norway[7]
156 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[8]
78 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
n.a. 587 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 Adina(f) Sources: [6][8][7][9]

Sources: [6] [8] [7] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  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. 4.0 4.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  5. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi