Geir

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

Rate this name:
3.00
(one vote)



Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Finland Finnish

Advertisement:


Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Geirr [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See GæiRR

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Geirsson Faroe Islands Iceland Sweden

Female

Geirsdotter Sweden
Geirsdóttir Faroe Islands Iceland

Name Day

Norway Norway

30 May

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Geir
Genitive: Geirs
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Geir
Accusative: Geir
Dative: Geiri
Genitive: Geirs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Geir
Genitive: Geirin
Partitive: Geiriä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Geir
Accusative: Geir
Dative: Geir
Genitive: Geirs
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Geir
Genitive: Geirs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Geir
Genitive: Geirs

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Trivia

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&
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 22103 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[5]
0 0 259 1037
Sweden Sweden[6]
0 0 201 318
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 81 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 56
  #: 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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Geir(m) Sources: [6][7][4][8]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Geir(m) Sources: [9]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Geir(m)

Sources: [6] [7] [4] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. details see Name Statistic tables