Hrafn

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Iceland Icelandic
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Old Norse hrafn = 'raven (bird)' [1] [2] [3] [4]

Corvus corax (Common Raven), Yosemite NP, CA, US - Diliff.jpg
Raven
Image by David Iliff,[5]
licensed under Creative Commons (CC-BY-SA 3.0)

Related Names

Hrafn
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Danish Icelandic Norwegian Old Norse Swedish
Hrafni
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Old Norse
Raafn
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Old Swedish
Raffn
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Old Swedish
Rafn
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Danish Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Swedish
Ramn
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Old Swedish Swedish
Ramne
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Old Swedish
Ravn
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Ravnur
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Faroese

See also Hrafnunga-Tófi, Röfn

For female forms see Hrefna, Hrafnynja

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Hrafnsson Iceland

Female

Hrafnsdóttir Iceland

Cognates

Combinations

For combinations see HRAFN (name element)

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Hrafn
Genitive: Hrafns
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Hrafn
Accusative: Hrafn
Dative: Hrafni
Genitive: Hrafns
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Hrafn
Genitive: Hrafns
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Hrafn
Genitive: Hrafns

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[6]
0 0 273 1271
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 17 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
0 0 11 45
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 8 n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 4
  #: 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 Hrafn.

Sources: [8] [9] [7] [10]

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  3. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. Wikimedia Commons: Image by David Iliff, source & license
  6. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi