Astrid

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Ástríðr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

Related Names

See Ástríðr

Name Days

Norway Norway

13 April

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

27 November

Sweden Sweden

27 November

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Astrid
Genitive: Astrids
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Astrid
Accusative: Astrid
Dative: Astrid
Genitive: Astridar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Astrid
Genitive: Astridin
Partitive: Astridia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Astrid
Accusative: Astrid
Dative: Astrid
Genitive: Astridar
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Astrid
Genitive: Astrids
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Astrid
Genitive: Astrids

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Princess Astrid of Sweden (Astrid Sofia Lovisa Thyra; 17 November 1905 – 29 August 1935), Queen of the Belgians as the wife of King Leopold III
  • Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren (née Ericsson, 14 November 1907 - 28 January 2002), Swedish author of children's books

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[8]
17602 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[9]
15355 39706 0 1
Denmark Denmark[10]
7552 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[11]
n.a. 6398 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 Astrid(f) Sources: [9][10][8][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Astrid(f) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Astrid(f)

Sources: [9] [10] [8] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  6. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  7. Elof Hellquist: Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1922)
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. details see Name Statistic tables