Brynjar

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Faroe Islands Faroese
Iceland Icelandic
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Brynjarr [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See Brynjarr

Patronyms

  • Icelandic: Brynjarsson (♂), Brynjarsdóttir (♀)

Name Days

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

5 October

Norway Norway

5 October

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Brynjar
Accusative: Brynjar
Dative: Brynjari
Genitive: Brynjars
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Brynjar
Accusative: Brynjar
Dative: Brynjari
Genitive: Brynjars

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Norway: 1900 [3]

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Trøndelag [3]

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[4]
0 n.a. 675 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 22 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
0 0 19 28
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 3
  #: 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 Brynjar(m) Sources: [6][5][4][7]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Brynjar(m) Sources: [8]

Sources: [6] [5] [4] [7]

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  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 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. details see Name Statistic tables