Galina

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Female Female Name

Usage

Finland Finnish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of Галина (Galina), a Russian form of the Greek name Γαληνη (Galene)

Greek γαληνη (galene) = 'calm', 'windless' [1] [2] [3]

See also -lina

Related Names

Galina
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

See also Gala, Lina

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Galina
Genitive: Galinas
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Galina
Genitive: Galinan
Partitive: Galinaa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Galina
Genitive: Galinas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Galina
Genitive: Galinas

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 17 people were named Galina (percentage of first or only given name: 76 %) [4]

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&
Finland Finland[5]
n.a.
1523
n.a.
1523 0 0
Sweden Sweden[6]
439 494 439 494 0 0
Norway Norway[7]
313
n.a.
313
n.a.
0
n.a.
Denmark Denmark[8]
134
n.a.
134
n.a.
0
n.a.
Iceland Iceland[9]
8 9
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Galina.


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Das große Vornamenlexikon (2007)
  3. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  5. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  6. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/