Li

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

1) Short form of names ending with -li, -lia, -lie, -liia, -liija, -lija [1] [2]

2) Short form of names beginning with Li- [3]

3) Short form of names containing a stressed -li- in the middle of the name, especially Elisabet [3]

4) In some languages (e.g. Roman languages, Greek), Lia and its variants are related to Lea [4]

Related Names

Li
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Lia
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
Lía Icelandic
Liah
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Lie
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 Swedish
Lii
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Finish
Liia
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
Finish Swedish
Liija
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
Finish
Lija
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
Swedish
Lio
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
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Finish Swedish
Liya
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
Ly
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 Norwegian Swedish
Lya
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 Swedish

See also Lilli

For male forms see Lio m

Combinations

For combinations see LI (name element)

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden 1903 [1] [2]

Strongest Period of Usage

Sweden: 1970-1980 [2]

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]
1250 3044 56 117
Denmark Denmark[6]
131 n.a. 29 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
91 n.a. 26 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a. 346 n.a. 63
  #: 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 Li(f) Sources: [5][6][7][8]

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. Guðrún Kvaran: Nöfn Íslendinga (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 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi