Baldur

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Male Male Name

Usage

Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Icelandic younger form of Baldr [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Baldr

Patronyms

  • Icelandic: Baldursson (♂), Baldursdóttir (♀)

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Baldur
Accusative: Baldur
Dative: Baldri
Genitive: Baldurs
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Baldur
Accusative: Baldur
Dative: Balduri
Genitive: Baldurs

Further Information

Earliest Documented 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[5]
0 n.a. 58 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 36 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 0 27 42
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 4
  #: 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.

 

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Baldur(m) Sources: [9]

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

References

  1. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. details see Name Statistic tables