Benedikt

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Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Swedish Old Swedish
Old Danish Old Danish
Iceland Icelandic
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Norse (also German) form of Benedictus [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

Benadikt
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Faroese
Benedict
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
Benedikt
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 Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Norse Old Swedish Swedish
Benidikt
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
Bænadikt
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Faroese

See also Ben, Bendy, Bendikt

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Benediktsen Denmark Norway
Benediktssen Denmark
Benediktsson Iceland Sweden

Female

Benediktsdatter Denmark Norway
Benediktsdotter Sweden
Benediktsdóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Benedikt
Genitive: Benedikts
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Benedikt
Genitive: Benediktin
Partitive: Benediktia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Benedikt
Accusative: Benedikt
Dative: Benedikt
Genitive: Benedikts
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Benedikt
Genitive: Benedikts
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Benedikt
Genitive: Benedikts

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&
Iceland Iceland[5]
0 0 813 962
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 59 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 54 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
0 8 53 115
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 105
  #: 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 Benedikt(m) Sources: [10]

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

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  3. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  5. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  10. details see Name Statistic tables