Damon

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of the Greek name Δαμων (Damon)

Greek δαμαω (damao) = 'to tame' [1]

Related Names

Damon
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
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Danish Finish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish

See also Damian, Damasus

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Damon
Accusative: Damon
Dative: Damon
Genitive: Damons

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 3 April 2014 [2]

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[3]
0 2 123 156
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 17 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 17 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 32
  #: 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 Damon.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [6]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  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 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi