Bergelmir

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse

Origin and Meaning

Old Norse name

Combination of BERG and GALM [1]

Related Names

Bergelmir
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
Old Norse

Further Information

Norse Mythology

  • Bergelmir is the name of a jǫtunn. He is the grandson of the first jǫtunn Ymir and the son of Þrúðgelmir. When Ymir died, all the frost giants drowned in his blood except Bergelmir and his wife, who became the ancestors of the frost giants. [1]

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[2]
0 0 0 0
Denmark Denmark[3]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[5]
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 Bergelmir.

Sources: [2] [3] [4] [5]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  3. 3.0 3.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi