Bassi m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Bassi f for the female version.

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Danish Old Danish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Old Norse bassi = 'wild boar' [1]

2) Old Norse bassi = 'big animal', 'big man', 'bear' [2] [3]

Brown Bear us fish.jpg
Bear
Image by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service,[4]
licensed as public domain

Related Names

Basse
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Bassi
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
Icelandic Old Danish Old Norse
Baste
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
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Norwegian Swedish

See also Bassí

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Bassi
Accusative: Bassa
Dative: Bassa
Genitive: Bassa

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: earlier than 1280 [3], in modern times officially accepted as a given name on 22 December 2010 [5]
  • Norway: 1280 [3]

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&
Sweden Sweden[6]
3 4 0 2
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 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 Bassi.

Sources: [6] [7] [8] [9]

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Wikimedia Commons: Image by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, source & license
  5. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi