Frithiof

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Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

Swedish younger form of Friþiófr [1] [2]

Related Names

See Friðþjófr

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Frithiofson Sweden
Frithiofsson Sweden

Female

Frithiofsdotter Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Frithiof
Genitive: Frithiofs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Frithiof
Genitive: Frithiofin
Partitive: Frithiofia
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Frithiof
Genitive: Frithiofs

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Alarik Frithiof Holmgren, 22nd October, 1831 - 14th August, 1897, Swedish physiologist

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[4]
20 217 0 0 20 217
Finland Finland[5]
n.a.
228 0 0
n.a.
228
Denmark Denmark[6]
13
n.a.
0
n.a.
13
n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
4
n.a.
0
n.a.
4
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[8]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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.

 

Swedish Regional Distribution

Regional distribution of Frithiof (m) in Sweden in the year 1880. Swedish Regional Distribution for Frithiof (m)


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 © Nordic Names (Swedish Statistics - Regional Distribution)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  6. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/