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 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

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Gad.

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

References

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