Ivar

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Ívarr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

See Ívarr

Patronyms (male)

Ivarinpoika Finland
Ivarsen Denmark Norway
Ivarson Norway Sweden
Ivarssen Norway
Ivarsson Norway Sweden
Ivarssøn Norway
Ivarsøn Norway

Patronyms (female)

Ivardatter Norway
Ivardotter Norway
Ivarintytär Finland
Ivarsdatter Norway
Ivarsdotter Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ivar
Genitive: Ivars
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ivar
Genitive: Ivarin
Partitive: Ivaria
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ivar
Genitive: Ivars
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ivar
Genitive: Ivars

Name Days

Norway Norway

31 January

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

22 August

Sweden Sweden

31 January

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Ivar Andreas Aasen (né Iver Andreas Aasen, 5 August 1813 – 23 September 1896), Norwegian philologist, lexicographer, playwright and poet
  • Ivar Lykke (9 January 1872 - 4 December 1949), former Prime Minister of Norway (1926-1928)
  • Ivar Giæver (* 5 April 1929), Norwegian physicist and Nobel laureate NNNobel.png (Physics, 1973)
  • Ivar is an IKEA product name (shelf/chair) [7]

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[8]
0 n.a. 8759 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[9]
2 2 3490 19865
Denmark Denmark[10]
1 n.a. 489 n.a.
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 3095
  #: 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 Ivar(m) Sources: [9][10][8][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Ivar(m) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Ivar(m)

Sources: [9] [10] [8] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. details see Name Statistic tables