Carsten

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Variant spelling of Karsten [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See Karsten

Patronyms

  • Danish: Carstensen (♂), Carstensdatter (♀)
  • Norwegian: Carstensen (♂) [4]

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Johannes Carsten Hauch (12 May 1790 - 4 March 1872), Danish poet

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[5]
0 n.a. 18812 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 566 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 1 447 795
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 124
  #: 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 Carsten(m) Sources: [7][5][6][8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Carsten(m)

Sources: [7] [5] [6] [8]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi