Dolores

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Spanish dolores = 'sorrows' [1] [2]

Deriving from 'Nuestra Señora/María de los Dolores', a Spanish title for the Virgin Mary [3]

Related Names

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

For pet forms see Dolly, Lola

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Dolores
Genitive: Dolores'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Dolores
Genitive: Doloresin
Partitive: Doloresia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Dolores
Genitive: Dolores'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Dolores
Genitive: Dolores' / Dolores

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

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]
163 709 0 3
Norway Norway[6]
40 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
23 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a. 390 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Dolores.

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

References

  1. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi