Bruno

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

German name

1) Short and also Latinised form of Old High German names containing the name element BRUN [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

2) Short form of Old High German names containing the name element BRYN [1] [4] [7]

Related Names

Brun
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Old Danish Old Swedish Swedish
Brune
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Old Swedish Swedish
Bruno
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Swedish
Bruuno
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Pruuno
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Pryyno
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Runo
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Ruuno
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Ryyno
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For female forms see Bruna

Cognates

Combinations

For combinations see BRUN and BRYN (name elements)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Bruno
Genitive: Brunos
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Bruno
Genitive: Brunon
Partitive: Brunoa
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Bruno
Accusative: Bruno
Dative: Bruno
Genitive: Brunos
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Bruno
Genitive: Brunos
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Bruno
Genitive: Brunos

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

17 May

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

17 May

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

6 October

Sweden Sweden

17 July

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Bruno Andreas Liljefors (1860–1939), Swedish artist (wildlife painter)
  • Bruno Poromaa (10 May 1936 – 11 September 2016), Swedish politician

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&
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 2075 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
0 2 1780 4627
Norway Norway[11]
0 n.a. 244 n.a.
Finland Finland[12]
0 0 n.a. 2760
  #: 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 Bruno(m) Sources: [10][9][11][12]

Sources: [10] [9] [11] [12]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Dr. Ernst Förstemann: Altdeutsches namenbuch (1856)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  8. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi