Franklin

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Originally an English surname

1) Middle English frankeleyn = 'freeman' [1]

2) English pet form of Frank [2]

Related Names

Franklin
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Franklín
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Icelandic

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Namesakes

  • Franklin is an IKEA product name (bar stool) [3]

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[4]
0 1 97 213
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 39 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 29 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 62
  #: 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 Franklin(m) Sources: [4][5][6][7]

Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]

References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi