Aster

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

1) Female form of Astrath (see Ástráðr) [1]

2) Variant form of Asfrith (see *Ásfriðr) [1]

3) From the name of the genus of flowering plants, derived from a Greek word for 'star' (related to Esther), so called for the radiate heads of the flowers [1]

Alpine Aster (Aster alpinus) (8337453597).jpg
Aster flower
Image by Bernard Dupont,[2]
License: Creative Commons, CC-BY-SA

Related Names

Aster
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Asteri
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Finish
Asther
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asters
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asterin
Partitive: Asteria
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asters
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asters

Further Information

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&
Sweden Sweden[4]
249 298 3 14
Norway Norway[5]
102 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
31 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[3]
n.a. 78 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 Aster.

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Wikimedia Commons: Image by Bernard Dupont, source & license
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk