Ludwig

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

German younger form of Ludewig [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Hluodwic

Patronyms (male)

Ludwigsen Denmark
Ludwigson Sweden
Ludwigsson Sweden

Patronyms (female)

Ludwigsdatter Denmark
Ludwigsdotter Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ludwig
Genitive: Ludwigs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ludwig
Genitive: Ludwigin
Partitive: Ludwigia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ludwig
Genitive: Ludwigs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ludwig
Genitive: Ludwigs

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Gnbox image.png The German pronunciation of Ludwig can be found on our sister site www.germannames.de.

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[6]
2 2 4624 6443
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 164 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 92 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 264
  #: 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 Ludwig(m) Sources: [6][7][8][9]

Sources: [6] [7] [8] [9]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  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 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi