Diana

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Faroe Islands Faroese
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Roman name of uncertain etymology, maybe a short form of Diviana which is related to deus = 'God' [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9]

Related Names

Dian Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Diana
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Danish Faroese Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Díana
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Icelandic
Diane
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Dianna
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Díanna
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Icelandic
Dianne
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Diana
Genitive: Dianas
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Diana
Accusative: Dianu
Dative: Dianu
Genitive: Dianu
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Diana
Genitive: Dianan
Partitive: Dianaa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Diana
Genitive: Dianas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Diana
Genitive: Dianas

Name Days

Norway Norway

30 December

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

16 October

Sweden Sweden

29 January

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Roman Mythology

  • Diana is the name of the Roman goddess of the hunt and the moon, equivalent to the Greek goddess Artemis [4] [6] [5] [8] [11]

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[12]
4996 8108 0 1
Denmark Denmark[13]
3880 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[14]
1227 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[15]
n.a. 1883 0 0
  #: 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 Diana(f) Sources: [12][13][14][15]

Sources: [12] [13] [14] [15]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Lexikon der Vornamen (1998)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  9. 9.0 9.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  10. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  11. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi