Elvis

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

English name of uncertain ethymology. Theories include:

1) English form of Alvis (see Alvíss) [1]

2) Variant form of Elwin [1] [2]

Related Names

Elvis
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 Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Elwis
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
Finish Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Elvis
Genitive: Elvis'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Elvis
Genitive: Elviksen
Partitive: Elvistä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Elvis
Accusative: Elvis
Dative: Elvis
Genitive: Elvisar
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Elvis
Genitive: Elvis'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Elvis
Genitive: Elvis' / Elvis

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 21 January 2011 [3]

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]
2 12 1152 2082
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 167 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 131 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 375
  #: 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 Elvis(m) Sources: [4][5][6][7]

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Mike Campbell: Behind the name http://www.behindthename.com
  2. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  3. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  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