Agnar

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Agnarr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

See Agnarr

Patronyms

  • Icelandic: Agnarsdóttir (♀)

Name Day

Norway Norway

21 June

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Agnar
Accusative: Agnar
Dative: Agnari
Genitive: Agnars
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Agnar
Accusative: Agnar
Dative: Agnari
Genitive: Agnars

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden: 1820 [3]
Norway: 1870 until ca. 1970 [1]

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Vestlandet, Nordafjells [1]

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[7]
0 n.a. 913 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
0 0 40 226
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 27 n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 6
  #: 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.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Agnar(m)

Sources: [8] [9] [7] [10]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  5. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Inger Lautin (Red.): Hva skal barnet hete? (1993)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi