Gad

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of the Hebrew name גָּד (Gad)

1) Probably meaning 'cut off' [1]

2) Folk-etymologically sometimes interpreted as 'luck', 'fortune' [1]

Related Names

Gad
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Gad
Genitive: Gads
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Gad
Genitive: Gadin
Partitive: Gadia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Gad
Genitive: Gads
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Gad
Genitive: Gads

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[2]
0 8 20 54
Norway Norway[3]
0 n.a. 7 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 1 n.a.
Finland Finland[5]
n.a. 6 n.a. 5
  #: 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Gad.

Sources: [2] [4] [3] [5]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Das große Vornamenlexikon (2007)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  4. 4.0 4.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi