Emma

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Female Female Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Faroe Islands Faroese
Iceland Icelandic
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

German name

1) Younger form of Erma [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

2) Short form of Emerentia [1]

3) Pet form of Emilia [4]

Related Names

Emma
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Danish Faroese Finish Greenlandic Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Norse Swedish
Emmá
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Sami

See also Emika, Emina, Emmi, Emmoš, Íma, Imma
For male forms see Emmerich, Emmet

Combinations

For combinations see EMM (name element)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Emma
Genitive: Emmas
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Emma
Accusative: Emmu
Dative: Emmu
Genitive: Emmu
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Emma
Genitive: Emman
Partitive: Emmaa
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Emma
Accusative: Emmu
Dative: Emmu
Genitive: Emmu
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Emma
Genitive: Emmas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Emma
Genitive: Emmas

Name Days

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

23 January

Finland Finland

19 May

Norway Norway

23 January

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

19 May

Sweden Sweden

23 July

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

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[9]
49180 73264 5 12
Denmark Denmark[10]
18253 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
10451 n.a. 4 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a. 20929 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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Emma(f) Sources: [9][10][8][7]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Emma(f) Sources: [11]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Emma(f)

Sources: [9] [10] [8] [7]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  11. details see Name Statistic tables