Karita

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Female Female Name

Usage

Finland Finnish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Faroe Islands Faroese

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Origin and Meaning

Nordic spelling of Carita [1] [2]

Related Names

See Carita

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Karita
Genitive: Karitas
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Karita
Accusative: Karitu
Dative: Karitu
Genitive: Karitu
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Karita
Genitive: Karitan
Partitive: Karitaa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Karita
Genitive: Karitas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Karita
Genitive: Karitas

Name Day

Finland Finland

17 February

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Karita Bekkemellem (born 15 January 1965), Norwegian politician

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 155 people were named Karita (percentage of first or only given name: 36 %) [5]

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Finland Finland[6]
n.a.
2744
n.a.
2744 0 0
Sweden Sweden[7]
120 276 120 276 0 0
Norway Norway[8]
105
n.a.
105
n.a.
0
n.a.
Denmark Denmark[9]
7
n.a.
7
n.a.
0
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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 Karita.


References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  3. Danish Family Search, https://www.danishfamilysearch.dk
  4. Digitalarkivet at arkivverket.no, http://www.arkivverket.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/