Britt

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Female Female Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

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

Related Names

See Britta

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Britt
Genitive: Britts
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Britt
Accusative: Britt
Dative: Britt
Genitive: Brittar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Britt
Genitive: Britin / Brittin
Partitive: Brittiä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Britt
Accusative: Britt
Dative: Britt
Genitive: Brittar
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Britt
Genitive: Britts
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Britt
Genitive: Britts

Name Days

Norway Norway

23 July

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

7 October

Further Information

Pronunciation

  • Swedish: [ˈbrɪtː] (key)

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Britt Gerda Hallqvist (née Nyman, 14 February 1914 – 20 March 1997), Swedish hymnwriter, poet and translator
  • Britt Wadner (16 January 1915 - 13 March 1987), Swedish actress and manager of a pirate radio station
  • Britt Ekland (pseudonym of Britt-Marie Eklund, born 6 October 1942), Swedish actress and singer

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[9]
16934 35215 2 19
Norway Norway[10]
7450 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[11]
3017 n.a. 0 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[12]
2 7 0 0
Finland Finland[13]
n.a. 609 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.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Britt(f)

Sources: [9] [11] [10] [13]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 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. 9.0 9.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  11. 11.0 11.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  13. 13.0 13.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi