Krákr

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Usage

Old Norse Old Norse

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Origin and Meaning

Old Norse name and byname

Old Norse krákr = 'crow', 'raven' (bird) (see also -r) [1] [2]

Corvus corax (Common Raven), Yosemite NP, CA, US - Diliff.jpg
Raven
Image by David Iliff,[3]
licensed under Creative Commons (CC-BY-SA 3.0)

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Kalâĸ
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Greenlandic
Kalaaq
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Greenlandic
Kragh
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Old Danish
Krak Old Danish
Krákr
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Old Norse
Krákur
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Icelandic

For female forms see Kraka

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

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&
Sweden Sweden[5]
0 0 0 0 0 0
Denmark Denmark[6]
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a.
0 0 0 0 0
Greenland Greenland[9]
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 Krákr.


References

  1. Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)
  2. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  3. Wikimedia Commons: Image by David Iliff, source & license
  4. Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (2011)
  5. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/