Ingi m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Ingi f for the female version.

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Old Danish Old Danish
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

1) Short form of names beginning with the name element ING [1] [2]

2) Variant form of Yngvi [1] [3]

Related Names

Inge
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Danish Finish Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Ingi
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
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Faroese Icelandic Old Danish Old Norse
Ingo
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Jnge
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Old Swedish

For female forms see Inga

Patronyms

  • Icelandic: Ingason (♂), Ingadóttir (♀)

Cognates

German: Ingo
Frisian: Insa and Inken

Combinations

For combinations see ING (name element)

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Ingi
Accusative: Inga
Dative: Inga
Genitive: Inga
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Ingi
Accusative: Inga
Dative: Inga
Genitive: Inga

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Norway: 12th century [4]

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[5]
0 0 461 3670
Denmark Denmark[6]
1 n.a. 24 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
8 13 15 73
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 17 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
n.a. 4 n.a. 9
  #: 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 Ingi.

Sources: [7] [6] [8] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  4. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi