Ali m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Ali f for the female version.

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Short form of names beginning with Al-, usually names containing the name elements ADAL, ALA or short form of Alf or Alexander [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

Aale
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Finish Old Swedish
Ahl
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Al
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Ale
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Ále
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Sami
Ali
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Áli
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Old Norse
Alla
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Alle
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Old Swedish Swedish
Alli
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Allo
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Allu
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Ally
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Allä
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Old Swedish

Patronyms (male)

Alinpoika Finland
Alisen Norway
Alisson Iceland Sweden

Patronyms (female)

Alintytär Finland
Alisdotter Sweden
Alisdóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ali
Genitive: Alis
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ali
Genitive: Alin
Partitive: Alia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Ali
Accusative: Ali
Dative: Ali
Genitive: Alis
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ali
Genitive: Alis
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ali
Genitive: Alis

Name Day

Finland Finland

11 September

Further Information

The reason for its high statistic ranking is that Ali is a very common Arabic name borne by many immigrants in the Nordic countries:

Arabic عليّ (Ali) = 'lofty, sublime, noble' (see also Alija, Alina) [3] [5] [4] [6]

Pronunciation

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Denmark: (in modern times): 19th century [5]
  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 10 August 2005 [8]

Strongest Period of Usage

Norse Mythology

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[10]
15 5731 12549 22357
Denmark Denmark[11]
8 n.a. 4668 n.a.
Norway Norway[12]
21 n.a. 3651 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[13]
0 0 14 34
Finland Finland[14]
n.a. 961 n.a. 5144
  #: 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.

 

Statistics as male name

Recent statistics trend[10][11][12][14]:Name statistics for Ali(m)

Sources: [10] [11] [12] [14]


Norwegian historic statistics trend[12]:
Norwegian historic statistics for Ali(m)


Sources: [10] [11] [12] [14]

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  7. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  8. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  9. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  13. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.3 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi