Filip

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

Nordic spelling of Philipp [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Philipp

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Filipinpoika Finland
Filipsen Denmark Norway
Filipson Norway Sweden
Filipsson Faroe Islands Sweden
Filipsøn Norway

Female

Filipintytär Finland
Filipsdatter Denmark Norway
Filipsdotter Sweden
Filipsdóttir Faroe Islands

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Filip
Genitive: Filips
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Filip
Accusative: Filip
Dative: Filipi
Genitive: Filips
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Filip
Genitive: Filipin
Partitive: Filipiä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Filip
Accusative: Filip
Dative: Filip
Genitive: Filips
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Filip
Genitive: Filips
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Filip
Genitive: Filips

Name Days

Norway Norway

1 May

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

8 March

Sweden Sweden

2 May

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Filip (also Filippus) Hallstensson, king of Sweden ca. 1105-1118
  • Karl Filip (1601 - 1622), younger son of king Karl IX of Sweden. The Swedish town Filipstad (= Filiptown) was named after him.

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 1 19044 26633
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 3744 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 1829 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[10]
0 0 75 89
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 1543
  #: 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 Filip(m) Sources: [7][9][8][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Filip(m) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Filip(m)

Sources: [7] [9] [8] [11]

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  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. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. details see Name Statistic tables