Beryl

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

English name from the precious blue-green color-of-sea-water gemstone. The English word derives from beryllus, a Latin form of Greek βήρυλλος (beryllos), ultimately of Indian origin from a word meaning 'to become pale' [1]

Related Names

Beryl
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

See also Cheryl

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Beryl
Genitive: Beryls
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Beryl
Genitive: Berylin
Partitive: Beryliä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Beryl
Genitive: Beryls
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Beryl
Genitive: Beryls

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[4]
168 307 168 305 0 2
Norway Norway[5]
45
n.a.
45
n.a.
0
n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
16
n.a.
16
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
23
n.a.
23 0 0
Greenland Greenland[8]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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 Beryl.


References

  1. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/