Alfarinn

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse

Origin and Meaning

Old Norse name of uncertain meaning

1) Combination of ALF and ARN (bird) [1]

2) Combination of ALF and ARINN

3) Combination of a word meaning 'far, long' and FAR [2]

4) Combination of ALA and a word meaning 'deserted' [2]

Related Names

Alfarinn
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Old Norse
Álfarinn
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Icelandic
Alvarin
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Norwegian Swedish

Further Information

Norse Mythology

Alfarinn is the name of a giant mentioned in the Þulur [2]

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[3]
0 0 0 0
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Alfarinn.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [6]

References

  1. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi