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Female Female Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Arnika m for the male version.

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

1) Latinised form of Arneke (see Arnika m) [1] [2]

2) Variant form of Arnike [2]

3) From the name of the plant Arnica, a genus of perennial, herbaceous plants in the sunflower family. The name is derived from Greek arni = 'lamb', in reference to its soft, hairy leaves [2]

See also -ka

Related Names

Arnica
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Danish Swedish
Arnika
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Danish Finish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish

See also Arnike

Matronyms [What's That?]

Male

Arnikuson Iceland

Female

Arnikudóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Arnika
Genitive: Arnikas
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Arnika
Genitive: Arnikan
Partitive: Arnikaa
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Arnika
Accusative: Arniku
Dative: Arniku
Genitive: Arniku
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Arnika
Genitive: Arnikas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Arnika
Genitive: Arnikas

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[4]
17 19 17 19 0 0
Norway Norway[5]
7
n.a.
7
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
n.a.
11
n.a.
8
n.a.
3
Denmark Denmark[7]
4
n.a.
4
n.a.
0
n.a.
Iceland Iceland[8]
1 1
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[9]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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 Arnika.


References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  3. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  9. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/