Elka

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Latinised variant form of Elke [1]

Related Names

See Elke

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Elka
Accusative: Elku
Dative: Elku
Genitive: Elku

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 4 October 2001 [2]

Strongest Period of Usage

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[4]
10 12 0 0
Denmark Denmark[5]
9 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
4 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a. 7 0 0
  #: 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Elka.

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

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  3. Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi