Klas

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Low German short form of Niklas (Low German form of Klaus) [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

Claas
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 Norwegian Swedish
Claes
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 Norwegian Old Danish Old Swedish Swedish
Clas
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 Norwegian Swedish
Klaas
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 Norwegian Swedish
Klaes
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 Swedish
Klas
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 Norwegian Swedish

See also Kilâse, Klabbe, Klasse

Patronyms (male)

Klasen Denmark Norway
Klason Sweden
Klassen Norway
Klasson Sweden

Patronyms (female)

Klasdatter Denmark Norway
Klasdotter Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Klas
Genitive: Klas'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Klas
Genitive: Klasin
Partitive: Klasia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Klas
Genitive: Klas'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Klas
Genitive: Klas'/Klas

Name Days

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

7 July

Sweden Sweden

7 July

Further Information

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

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]
0 3 6488 13894
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 154 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 29 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 1085
  #: 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 Klas(m) Sources: [5][7][6][8]

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

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi