Christen

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Male Male Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

Nordic short form of Christian [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

Chresten
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Danish Swedish
Christen
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Kresten
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Danish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Kristen
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Old Danish Swedish
Kristene
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Greenlandic
Kristeni
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Greenlandic
Kristens
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Icelandic
Kristinn
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Danish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Kræsten
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Danish

See also Karistat, Kale

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Christensen Denmark Norway
Christenson Norway Sweden
Christensson Norway Sweden

Female

Christensdatter Denmark Norway
Christensdotter Sweden

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Christen Mikkelsen Kold (29 March 1816 — 6 April 1870), Danish teacher, notable for creating the Danish high-school system

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[4]
1 n.a. 682 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 212 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
6 10 19 92
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 18
  #: 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Christen.

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi