Gerhard

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Old High German name

Combination of GEIR and HARD [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

Geirarðr
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Old Norse
Geirarður
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Icelandic
Geirharður
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Icelandic
Gerard
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Gérard
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French
Gerardo Italian/Spanish
Gerardus
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Gerhard
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Swedish Swedish
Gerhardt
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Danish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Gerhardus
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Danish Finish Swedish
Gerhart
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

See also Gard, Gerret, Kai, Kêrarte
For female forms see Gerharda

Patronyms (male)

Gerhardinpoika Finland
Gerhardsen Denmark Norway
Gerhardson Norway Sweden
Gerhardssen Norway
Gerhardsson Iceland Sweden
Gerhardssøn Norway
Gerhardsøn Norway

Patronyms (female)

Gerharddatter Norway
Gerhardintytär Finland
Gerhardsdatter Denmark Norway
Gerhardsdotter Sweden
Gerhardsdóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Gerhard
Genitive: Gerhards
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Gerhard
Genitive: Gerhardin
Partitive: Gerhardia
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Gerhard
Accusative: Gerhard
Dative: Gerhard
Genitive: Gerhards
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Gerhard
Genitive: Gerhards
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Gerhard
Genitive: Gerhards

Name Days

Norway Norway

19 July

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

2 January

Sweden Sweden

24 September

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

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[7]
0 0 828 6189
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 420 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 404 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[10]
0 0 5 7
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 946
  #: 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.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Gerhard(m)

Sources: [7] [9] [8] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Das große Vornamenlexikon (2007)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  11. 11.0 11.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi