Fabian

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

Short form of Fabianus [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

See Fabius

Patronyms

  • Swedish: Fabiansson (♂), Fabiansdotter (♀)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Fabian
Genitive: Fabians
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Fabian
Accusative: Fabian
Dative: Fabiani
Genitive: Fabians
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Fabian
Genitive: Fabianin
Partitive: Fabiania
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Fabian
Genitive: Fabians
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Fabian
Genitive: Fabians

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

20 January

Norway Norway

20 January

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

20 January

Sweden Sweden

20 January

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Karl Fabian Månsson (1872 – 1938), Swedish Socialist politician

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[7]
1 5 4271 5971
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 1129 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 317 n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 1836
  #: 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 Fabian(m) Sources: [7][9][8][10]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Fabian(m) Sources: [11]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Fabian(m)

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  5. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  11. details see Name Statistic tables