Elmer

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

1) Variant form of Elmar [1] [2] [3] [4]

2) Finnish variant form of Helmer [5]

Related Names

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

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Elmer
Genitive: Elmers
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Elmer
Genitive: Elmerin
Partitive: Elmeriä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Elmer
Genitive: Elmers
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Elmer
Genitive: Elmers

Name Days

Finland Finland

3 January

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

3 January

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Elmer Rafael Diktonius (20th January, 1896 – 23rd September, 1961), Finnish poet and composer

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[6]
1 2 894 1520
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 275 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 101 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 1323
  #: 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 Elmer(m) Sources: [6][7][8][9]

Sources: [6] [7] [8] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi