Antigone

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of Αντιγονη (Antigone), derived from Greek αντι (anti) = 'against', 'contrary' and γονη (gone) = 'birth', 'born' [1]

Related Names

Antigona Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Antigone Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigones
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigonen
Partitive: Antigonea
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigones
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigones

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Statistics

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Antigone.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [2]

References

  1. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  3. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no