Ask

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Askr [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Askr

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ask
Genitive: Asks
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ask
Genitive: Asks
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ask
Genitive: Asks

Name Day

Norway Norway

1 July

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional 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&
Norway Norway[5]
4 n.a. 1127 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 520 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 4 54 167
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 3
  #: 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 Ask(m) Sources: [7][6][5][8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Ask(m)

Sources: [7] [6] [5] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Inger Lautin (Red.): Hva skal barnet hete? (1993)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi