Bjørg

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Female Female Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Bjǫrg [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Bjǫrg

Name Day

Norway Norway

11 June

Grammar

Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Bjørg
Accusative: Bjørg
Dative: Bjørg
Genitive: Bjargar

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

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&
Norway Norway[5]
17179 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
399 n.a. 4 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
19 34 0 0
Finland Finland[8]
n.a. 1 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 Bjørg(f) Sources: [7][6][5][8]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Bjørg(f) Sources: [9]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Bjørg(f)

Sources: [7] [6] [5] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. details see Name Statistic tables