Elof

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Younger variant form of Elef [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See ÆilæifR

Patronyms

  • Swedish: Elofsson (♂), Elofson (♂)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Elof
Genitive: Elofs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Elof
Genitive: Elofin
Partitive: Elofia
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Elof
Genitive: Elofs

Name Days

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

22 January

Sweden Sweden

30 June

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

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]
0 1 547 3754
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 29 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 561
  #: 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 Elof(m) Sources: [4][5][6][7]

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  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