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 (male)

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

Patronyms (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]
0 0 18654 26154
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 3323 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 1666 n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 1439
  #: 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][10]

Top List Ranking

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

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Filip(m)

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

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. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  11. details see Name Statistic tables