Elmar

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

1) Younger form of Æthelmær [1] [2] [3]

2) Younger form of Athalmar [4]

3) Variant form of Eilmar (see Agimar) [4] [3]

4) Younger form of Elimar [2]

5) Male form of Elma [2]

Related Names

Elmar
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Faroese Finish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Elmer
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Elmo
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

See also Elimar, Elma, Elmira

Patronyms

  • Icelandic: Elmarsson (♂), Elmarsdóttir (♀)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Elmar
Genitive: Elmars
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Elmar
Accusative: Elmar
Dative: Elmari
Genitive: Elmars
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Elmar
Genitive: Elmarin
Partitive: Elmaria
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Elmar
Accusative: Elmar
Dative: Elmari
Genitive: Elmars
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Elmar
Genitive: Elmars
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Elmar
Genitive: Elmars

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Predominant Regional 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[5]
0 0 91 214
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 60 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 56 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 204
  #: 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 Elmar.

Sources: [5] [6] [7] [8]

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi