Anya

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Female Female Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Creative spelling (English) of Anja [1] [2]

Related Names

See Anja

Further Information

Pronunciation

  • Swedish: [‘anja] (key)

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially rejected as a given name on 2 February 2007, 30 September 2010 and 28 August 2015 [3]

Strongest Period of Usage

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&
Denmark Denmark[4]
191 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[5]
178 210 0 0
Norway Norway[6]
118 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a. 76 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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Anya(f) Sources: [5][4][6][7]

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

References

  1. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  3. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi