Hálfdan

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Old Norse variant form and Icelandic modern form of Halfdanr [1] [2]

Related Names

See Halfdanr

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Hálfdan
Accusative: Hálfdan
Dative: Hálfdani
Genitive: Hálfdanar

Further Information

Namesakes

Hálfdan Svarti (Hálfdan the Black) (ca.  810 – ca.  860), king of Vestfold. He belonged to the House of Yngling and was the father of Haraldr hinn hárfagri, the first king of Norway

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&
Iceland Iceland[3]
0 0 10 13
Sweden Sweden[4]
0 0 0 0
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 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 Hálfdan.

Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  3. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi