Eirik

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Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Norwegian younger form of Eiríkr [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See ÆiríkR

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Eiriksen Norway
Eirikson Norway
Eirikssen Norway
Eiriksson Norway
Eirikssøn Norway
Eiriksøn Norway

Female

Eiriksdatter Norway
Eiriksdotter Norway

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Eirik
Genitive: Eiriks
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Eirik
Genitive: Eirikin
Partitive: Eirikiä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Eirik
Genitive: Eiriks
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Eirik
Genitive: Eiriks

Name Days

Norway Norway

18 May

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

18 May

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Eirik Mikael Hornborg (29 September 1879 - 29 December 1965), Finlandswedish historian

Trivia

  • In Norway, Gamle-Eirik (Old-Eirik) used to be a name for the devil [4]

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[5]
13906
n.a.
0
n.a.
13906
n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
77 154 0 0 77 154
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
198 0 0
n.a.
198
Denmark Denmark[8]
63
n.a.
0
n.a.
63
n.a.
Iceland Iceland[9]
3 4
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
0 0
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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Eirik (m) Sources: [6][8][5][7]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Eirik (m) Sources: [11]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Eirik (m)


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  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
  8. 8.0 8.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  11. details see Name Statistic tables