Dyre

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

1) Old Swedish form of Dýri [1]

2) Norwegian modern form of Dýri [1] [2]

Related Names

See DiúRi

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Dyre
Genitive: Dyres
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Dyre
Genitive: Dyres
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Dyre
Genitive: Dyres

Further Information

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Dyre Vaa (19 January 1903 – 11 May 1980), Norwegian sculptor and painter

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&
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 41 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 2 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
0 0 1 7
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 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 Dyre.

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  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