Espen

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Variant form of Esben [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See Ǣsbiǫrn

Patronyms

Norwegian: Espensen (♂) [4]

Name Day

Norway Norway

10 May

Further Information

Namesakes

  • Espen Lind (born 13 May 1971), Norwegian singer and song writer

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&
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 14130 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 194 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 1 143 185
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 50
  #: 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 Espen(m) Sources: [7][6][5][8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Espen(m)

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

References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi