Lady

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

English name from the title 'lady', a younger form of Old English hlæfdige/hláfdige = 'one who kneads bread', a combination of hlaf = 'bread' and -dige = 'maid' (related to dægee = 'maker of dough') [1] [2]

Related Names

Lady Danish Norwegian Swedish
Leidi Finish Swedish
Lejdi Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Lady
Genitive: Ladys
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Lady
Genitive: Ladys
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Lady
Genitive: Ladys

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Lady.

Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]

References

  1. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  2. Walter W. Skeat: The Concise Dictionary of English Etymology (1993)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi