Hermann

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Variant spelling of Herman [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Herman

Patronyms

  • Icelandic: Hermannsson (♂), Hermannsdóttir (♀)

Name Days

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

11 August

Norway Norway

29 January

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Hermann
Accusative: Hermann
Dative: Hermanni
Genitive: Hermanns
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Hermann
Accusative: Hermann
Dative: Hermanni
Genitive: Hermans

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&
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 708 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[8]
0 0 438 558
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 201 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
0 0 0 0
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 355
  #: 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 Hermann(m) Sources: [10][9][7][11]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Hermann(m)

Sources: [10] [9] [7] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi