Elias

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Danish Old Danish
Old Swedish Old Swedish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Norway Norwegian
Sami Sami
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Latin form of Ilias [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

2) "Latinised" form of Helge (see Helgi) [2]

Related Names

Eeles
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Eelis
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Elejas
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Sami
Eles
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Sami
Elias
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Danish Faroese Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Norse Old Swedish Sami Swedish
Elías
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Icelandic
Eliaz
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Elijas
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Elis
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Danish Faroese Finish Icelandic Norwegian Old Norse Swedish
Elís
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Icelandic
Eljas
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Eljes
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Sami
Gelias
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Lias
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Faroese Swedish
Líggjas
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Faroese

See also Eli, Elava, Ellis, Iliarse

Patronyms (male)

Eliaksenpoika Finland
Eliasarson Faroe Islands
Eliasen Denmark Norway
Eliason Norway Sweden
Eliassen Norway
Eliasson Faroe Islands Norway Sweden
Eliassøn Norway
Eliasøn Norway

Patronyms (female)

Eliasardóttir Faroe Islands
Eliaksentytär Finland
Eliasdatter Denmark Norway
Eliasdotter Norway Sweden
Eliasdóttir Faroe Islands

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Elias
Genitive: Elias'
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Elias
Accusative: Elias
Dative: Eliasi
Genitive: Eliasar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Elias
Genitive: Eliaksen / Eliaan
Partitive: Elista
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Elias
Genitive: Elias'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Elias
Genitive: Elias' / Elias

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

20 July

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

12 July

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

20 July

Finland Finland

9 April

Norway Norway

12 July

Sami Sami

9 April

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

9 April

Sweden Sweden

17 April

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Elias Lönnrot, Finnish philologist and composer of the Finnish national epic Kalevala (1802-1884)

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&
Sweden Sweden[9]
14 310 18313 27234
Norway Norway[10]
0 n.a. 6341 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[11]
0 n.a. 5040 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a. 5 n.a. 29047
  #: 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 Elias(m) Sources: [9][11][10][8]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Elias(m) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Elias(m)

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

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  7. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. details see Name Statistic tables