Edel

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Female Female Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic
Sami Sami
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

German variant form of Edela [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See Edela

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Edel
Genitive: Edels
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Edel
Genitive: Edelin
Partitive: Edeliä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Edel
Accusative: Edel
Dative: Edel
Genitive: Edelar
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Edel
Genitive: Edels
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Edel
Genitive: Edels

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

10 March

Norway Norway

10 March

Sami Sami

13 April

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Edel Margareta Enrica Els Høst Saunte (13 March 1904 - 22 November 1991), Danish lawyer and politician

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[5]
2276 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
1618 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
82 196 8 24
Finland Finland[8]
n.a. 36 n.a. 47
  #: 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 Edel(f) Sources: [7][6][5][8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Edel(f)

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  4. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  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 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi