Berit

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Female Female Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Short form of Berita [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]

Related Names

See Berita

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Berit
Genitive: Berits
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Berit
Accusative: Berit
Dative: Berit
Genitive: Beritar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Berit
Genitive: Beritin
Partitive: Beritiä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Berit
Accusative: Berit
Dative: Berit
Genitive: Beritar
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Berit
Genitive: Berits
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Berit
Genitive: Berits

Name Days

Norway Norway

7 October

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

1 February

Sweden Sweden

13 October

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

Berit is an IKEA product name (fabric) [9]

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[10]
19103 30132 0 0
Norway Norway[11]
18040 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[12]
5126 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[13]
n.a. 2371 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 Berit(f) Sources: [10][12][11][13]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Berit(f) Sources: [14]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Berit(f)

Sources: [10] [12] [11] [13]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  8. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  9. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  14. details see Name Statistic tables