Ambra

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Short form of Ambrosia [1]

Related Names

See Ambrosius

Further Information

Pronunciation

Swedish: [‘ambra] or ['ambra] (key) [2]

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Telemark [1]

Period of Usage

Norway: until ca. 1900 [1]

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]
22 37 0 0
Norway Norway[4]
8 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
7 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
n.a. 4 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 Ambra.

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  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 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi