Alver

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Swedish Old Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

1) Old Swedish and younger form of AlvéR [1] [2]

2) Old Norse variant form of Alfr [3]

Related Names

Alver
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 Norwegian Old Norse Old Swedish Swedish

Further Information

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Sør-Vestlandet [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&
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 8 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 5 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
0 0 3 9
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 14
  #: 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 Alver.

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

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Erik Henrik Lind: Norsk-isländska dopnamn ock fingerade namn från medeltiden (1931)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi