Herbert

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Short form of the Old High German name Heribert [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Heribert

Patronyms (male)

Herbertinpoika Finland
Herbertsson Faroe Islands Iceland Sweden

Patronyms (female)

Herbertintytär Finland
Herbertsdotter Sweden
Herbertsdóttir Faroe Islands Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Herbert
Genitive: Herberts
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Herbert
Accusative: Herbert
Dative: Herberti
Genitive: Herberts
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Herbert
Genitive: Herbertin
Partitive: Herbertiä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Herbert
Accusative: Herbert
Dative: Herbert / Herberti
Genitive: Herberts
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Herbert
Genitive: Herberts
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Herbert
Genitive: Herberts

Name Days

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

16 March

Sweden Sweden

16 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Herbert Pundik (also Nahum Pundak, * 23 September 1927), Danish journalist and author
Gnbox image.png The German pronunciation of Herbert can be found on our sister site www.germannames.de.

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[6]
0 0 741 6015
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 271 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 106 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[9]
0 0 47 70
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 1511
  #: 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 Herbert.

Sources: [6] [7] [8] [10]

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  10. 10.0 10.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi