Elif m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Elif f for the female version.

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish

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Origin and Meaning

Old Swedish and Old Danish form of ÆilífR [1] [2]

Related Names

See ÆilífR

Patronyms

  • Old Swedish: Elifson (♂) [3]

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

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&
Sweden Sweden[4]
603 770 603 767 0 3
Denmark Denmark[5]
506
n.a.
503
n.a.
3
n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
174
n.a.
174
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
178
n.a.
176
n.a.
2
Iceland Iceland[8]
1 2
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[9]
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.

 

Statistics as female name

Recent statistics trend[4][5][6][7]:Name statistics for Elif (f)

Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]


References

  1. Rikard Hornby: Danske navne - Træk af navngivningens historie (1951)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Svenska medeltida personnamn, Institutet för språk och folkminnen, http://www.sprakochfolkminnen.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  9. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/