Brage

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Swedish, Danish and Norwegian modern form of Bragi [1] [2]

Related Names

See Bragi

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden: 1813 [2]
Norway: 1870 [1]

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Sør-Trøndelag [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&
Norway Norway[3]
0 n.a. 2589 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[4]
0 0 77 266
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 29 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 105
  #: 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 Brage(m) Sources: [4][5][3][6]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Brage(m)

Sources: [4] [5] [3] [6]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi