Aleksander

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

Danish and Norwegian spelling of Alexander [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See Alexander

Patronyms (male)

Aleksanderinpoika Finland
Aleksandersen Denmark Norway
Aleksanderson Norway
Aleksanderssen Norway
Aleksandersson Sweden

Patronyms (female)

Aleksanderdatter Norway
Aleksanderintytär Finland
Aleksandersdatter Denmark Norway
Aleksandersdotter Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Aleksander
Genitive: Aleksanders
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Aleksander
Genitive: Aleksanderin
Partitive: Aleksanderia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Aleksander
Genitive: Aleksanders
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Aleksander
Genitive: Aleksanders

Name Day

Norway Norway

18 March

Further Information

Pronunciation

  • Swedish: [alέk'sandər] (key) [4]

Earliest Documented Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

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[5]
0 n.a. 6904 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 817 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 2 658 1262
Finland Finland[8]
n.a. 6 n.a. 10710
  #: 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 Aleksander(m) Sources: [7][6][5][8]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Aleksander(m) Sources: [9]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Aleksander(m)

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Inger Lautin (Red.): Hva skal barnet hete? (1993)
  4. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. details see Name Statistic tables