Christoffer

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

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

Related Names

See Christophorus

Patronyms

  • Denmark: Christoffersen (♂), Christoffersdatter (♀)
  • Sweden: Christoffersson (♂), Christofferson (♂), Christoffersdotter (♀)
  • Norwegian: Christoffersen (♂) [4]

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Christoffer
Genitive: Christoffers
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Christoffer
Genitive: Christofferin
Partitive: Christofferia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Christoffer
Genitive: Christoffers
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Christoffer
Genitive: Christoffers

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

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[5]
0 0 12311 19840
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 6030 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 4872 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 1635
  #: 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 Christoffer(m) Sources: [5][6][7][8]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Christoffer(m) Sources: [9]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Christoffer(m)

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

References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  3. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. details see Name Statistic tables