Einar

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Old Swedish and younger form of Æinarr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

Related Names

See Æinarr

Patronyms

  • Swedish: Einarsson (♂), Einarson (♂), Einarsdotter (♀)
  • Norwegian: Einarsen (♂), Einarson (♂), Einarsson (♂) [8]
  • Icelandic: Einarsson (♂), Einarsdóttir (♀)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Einar
Genitive: Einars
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Einar
Accusative: Einar
Dative: Einari
Genitive: Einars
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Einar
Genitive: Einarin
Partitive: Einaria
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Einar
Accusative: Einar
Dative: Einari
Genitive: Einars
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Einar
Genitive: Einars
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Einar
Genitive: Einars

Name Days

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

26 September

Norway Norway

26 September

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

17 November

Sweden Sweden

26 September

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

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[9]
0 n.a. 11395 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
2 5 2189 15277
Denmark Denmark[11]
0 n.a. 392 n.a.
Finland Finland[12]
0 0 n.a. 10670
  #: 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 Einar(m) Sources: [10][11][9][12]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Einar(m) Sources: [13]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Einar(m)

Sources: [10] [11] [9] [12]

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  5. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  6. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  8. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  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 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  13. details see Name Statistic tables