Ketil

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Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Old Swedish Old Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Old Danish, Old Swedish and younger form of Ketill [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Kætill

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Ketilsson Old Swedish Faroe Islands

Female

Ketilsdotter Old Swedish
Ketilsdóttir Faroe Islands

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ketil
Genitive: Ketils
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Ketil
Accusative: Ketil
Dative: Ketli
Genitive: Ketils
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ketil
Genitive: Ketilin
Partitive: Ketiliä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ketil
Genitive: Ketils
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ketil
Genitive: Ketils

Name Day

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

8 July

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

Please turn your device to landscape orientation for better view of statistics tables and graphs.
Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[6]
2501
n.a.
0
n.a.
2501
n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
131
n.a.
0
n.a.
131
n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
35 54 0 0 35 54
Finland Finland[9]
n.a.
11 0 0
n.a.
11
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.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Ketil (m)


References

  1. Rikard Hornby: Danske navne - Træk af navngivningens historie (1951)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2007)
  4. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/