Edel f

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Female Female Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Edel m for the male version.

Usage

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

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Origin and Meaning

German variant form of Edela [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Edela

Matronyms [What's That?]

Male

Edelarson Iceland

Female

Edelardóttir Iceland

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

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 243 people were named Edel f (percentage of first or only given name: 76 %) [7]

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[8]
2065
n.a.
2065
n.a.
0
n.a.
Denmark Denmark[9]
1290
n.a.
1288
n.a.
2
n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
80 218 70 192 10 26
Finland Finland[11]
n.a.
108
n.a.
54
n.a.
54
Greenland Greenland[12]
7 40
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Iceland Iceland[13]
1 3
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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.

 

Statistics as female name

Recent statistics trend[10][9][8][11]:Name statistics for Edel (f)

Sources: [10] [9] [8] [11]


Norwegian historic statistics trend[8]:
Norwegian historic statistics for Edel (f)


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  4. Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  13. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/