Gaston

From Nordic Names - www.nordicnames.de - All rights reserved.

Rate this name:
0.00
(0 votes)



Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Iceland Icelandic

Advertisement:


Origin and Meaning

French name of uncertain meaning. Theories include:

1) French form of Old High German names containing the name element GEST [1] [2]

2) Originally an ethnic name for a 'Gascon' [1]

3) French form of Vaast/Waast (see Vedastus) [2] [3]

Related Names

Gaston
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 Icelandic Norwegian Swedish

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Gastonsson Iceland

Female

Gastonsdóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Gaston
Genitive: Gastons
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Gaston
Genitive: Gastonin
Partitive: Gastonia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Gaston
Accusative: Gaston
Dative: Gastoni
Genitive: Gastons
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Gaston
Genitive: Gastons
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Gaston
Genitive: Gastons

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 2 September 2019 [4]

Period of Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

Please turn your device to landscape orientation for better view of statistics tables and graphs.
Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[5]
0 0 124 327
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 17 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 13 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 59
  #: 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 Gaston.

Sources: [5] [7] [6] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Das große Vornamenlexikon (2007)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi