Lise

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Female Female Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Low German variant form of Lisa [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

See Lisa

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Lise
Genitive: Lises
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Lise
Genitive: Lisen
Partitive: Liseä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Lise
Genitive: Lises
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Lise
Genitive: Lises

Name Day

Norway Norway

2 September

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Elise "Lise" Meitner (7 November 1878 – 27 October 1968), Austrian-Swedish physicist
  • Lise Nørgaard (née Jensen, born 14 June 1917), Danish journalist

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&
Denmark Denmark[7]
11330 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
8693 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[9]
502 996 0 1
Finland Finland[10]
n.a. 211 0 0
  #: 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 Lise(f) Sources: [9][7][8][10]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Lise(f)

Sources: [9] [7] [8] [10]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi