Jordan

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Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

1) Hebrew name from the river יַרְדֵן (Yarden) between the countries of Jordan and Israel. Hebrew יָרַד (yarad) = 'descend, to flow down' [1] [2]

2) Modern form of the Germanic name Jordanes see JARD (name element) [1]

Related Names

Iodde
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Old Swedish
Iudde
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Old Norse
Jordan
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Jordana
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Danish Swedish

See also Iute and Jörn

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Jordan
Genitive: Jordans
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Jordan
Genitive: Jordanin
Partitive: Jordania
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Jordan
Genitive: Jordans
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Jordan
Genitive: Jordans

Further Information

Earliest Documented 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&
Sweden Sweden[3]
29 62 425 623
Denmark Denmark[4]
12 n.a. 79 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
8 n.a. 61 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
n.a. 14 n.a. 189
  #: 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.

 

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [6]

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Jordan (m) Sources: [3][4][5][6]


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi