Alva m

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

Usage

Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

1) Finnish variant form of Alvar [1]

2) Hebrew name meaning 'his highness' [2]

Related Names

Alva
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 Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Alva
Genitive: Alvas
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Alva
Genitive: Alvan
Partitive: Alvaa
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Alva
Genitive: Alvas

Name Days

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

21 February

Sweden Sweden

3 September

Further Information

Pronunciation

Bible

  • Alva is the name of a descendent of Esau in the Old Testament

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[4]
12885 16553 2 3
Norway Norway[5]
1267 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
376 n.a. 3 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a. 816 n.a. 12
  #: 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 Alva (m).
However, statistics data has been found for the female variant. This indicates that this name is more common as a female name in the Nordic countries, see Alva (female name).

Sources: [4] [6] [5] [7]

References

  1. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  2. Evan Bogan: Navnebogen (2005)
  3. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi