Ingo

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Male Male Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Latinised version of Inge (see Ingi) [1] [2]

2) German short form of names containing the name element ING (cognate of Norse Ingi) [3] [2]

Related Names

Ingo
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Jens Ingemar "Ingo" Johansson (22 September 1932 – 30 January 2009), Swedish boxer and former heavyweight champion of the world
  • Ingo is an IKEA product name (table) [4]
Gnbox image.png The German pronunciation of Ingo 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[5]
1 1 137 230
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 127 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 55 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 96
  #: 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 Ingo(m) Sources: [5][6][7][8]

Sources: [5] [6] [7] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi