Boris

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

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Origin and Meaning

1) Turkic Bogoris = 'small one'

2) From Борис (Boris), a Russian short form of Borislav [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

Boris
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Borisko
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Borris
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Borys
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Porissa
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Patronyms

  • Swedish: Borisson (♂), Borisdotter (♀)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Boris
Genitive: Boris'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Boris
Genitive: Boriksen
Partitive: Borista
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Boris
Genitive: Boris'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Boris
Genitive: Boris'/Boris

Name Days

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

11 November

Sweden Sweden

10 June

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of 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[6]
1230 2403 0 2 1230 2401
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
1901 0 0
n.a.
1901
Denmark Denmark[8]
426
n.a.
0
n.a.
426
n.a.
Iceland Iceland[9]
12 12
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
3 3
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Norway Norway[11]
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
210
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 Boris.


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  6. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  11. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no