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Male Male Name


Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Icelandic kubbur = 'block of wood' or 'chip' [1]

Old Norse kubbr/kumbr = 'a notch' [2] or 'stump' [3]

Related Names

Kubbur Icelandic

Patronyms [What's That?]


Kubbsson Iceland


Kubbsdóttir Iceland


Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Kubbur
Accusative: Kubb
Dative: Kubb / Kubbi
Genitive: Kubbs

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 26 June 2018 [4]


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Kubbur.

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


  1. Sven B. F. Jansson: Norstedts isländsk-svenska ordbok (1994)
  2. Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson: An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)
  3. Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  4. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  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