Gitte

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Female Female Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Variant form of Gitta [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [3]

Related Names

See Gitta

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Gitte
Genitive: Gittes
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Gitte
Genitive: Giten / Gitten
Partitive: Gitteä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Gitte
Genitive: Gittes
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Gitte
Genitive: Gittes

Name Day

Norway Norway

30 April

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Gitte Hænning (born 29 June 1946), Danish singer and actress
  • Gitte is an IKEA product name (cushion cover/fabric) [7]

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&
Denmark Denmark[8]
23130 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[9]
568 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
447 574 0 0
Finland Finland[11]
n.a. 106 0 0
  #: 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 Gitte.

Sources: [10] [8] [9] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  7. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  8. 8.0 8.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. 10.0 10.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi