Even

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Younger Norwegian and West Swedish variant form of Eyvind [1] [2]

Related Names

See Eyvindr

Patronyms (male)

Evensen Denmark Norway
Evenson Norway Sweden
Evenssen Norway
Evensson Norway Sweden
Evenssøn Norway
Evensøn Norway

Patronyms (female)

Evendatter Norway
Evensdatter Denmark Norway
Evensdotter Norway Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Even
Genitive: Evens
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Even
Genitive: Evenin
Partitive: Eveniä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Even
Genitive: Evens
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Even
Genitive: Evens

Name Day

Norway Norway

26 August

Further Information

In Norway, Even or Even beinlaus is a name for the wind [1]

Earliest Documented Usage

Predominant Regional 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&
Norway Norway[3]
0 n.a. 6782 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[4]
2 2 74 118
Denmark Denmark[5]
3 n.a. 46 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 23
  #: 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 Even(m) Sources: [4][5][3][6]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Even(m)

Sources: [4] [5] [3] [6]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  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 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi