Finn m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Finn f for the female version.

Usage

Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Finnr [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Finnr

Patronyms

Norwegian: Finnsen (♂) [5]

Name Days

Norway Norway

16 October

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

26 September

Sweden Sweden

16 October

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Finn
Accusative: Finn
Dative: Finni
Genitive: Finns

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Finn Adolf Erik Johan Malmgren (1895 - 1928), Swedish meteorologist and Arctic explorer
  • Finn Methling (8 August 1917 – 20 October 2010), Danish screenwriter
  • Finn Erling Kydland, * 1 December 1943, Norwegian economist and Nobel laureate NNNobel.png (Economics, 2004)

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&
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 16925 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 6768 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
18 62 813 1337
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 258
  #: 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.

 

Statistics as male name

Recent statistics trend[8][6][7][9]:Name statistics for Finn(m)

Sources: [8] [6] [7] [9]


Norwegian historic statistics trend[7]:
Norwegian historic statistics for Finn(m)


Sources: [8] [6] [7] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi