Magnús

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Old Norse and Icelandic spelling of Magnus [1]

Related Names

See Magnus

Patronyms

  • Old Norse: Magnússon (♂)
  • Icelandic: Magnússon (♂), Magnúsdóttir (♀)

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Magnús
Accusative: Magnús
Dative: Magnúsi
Genitive: Magnúsar

Further Information

Namesakes

Magnús Óláfsson, also called Magnús góði (Magnús the Good, c. 1024 – 25 October 1047), King of Norway from 1035 and King of Denmark from 1042, ruling over both countries until his death in 1047

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&
Iceland Iceland[2]
0 0 2346 2834
Denmark Denmark[3]
0 n.a. 47 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[4]
0 0 15 20
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 15
  #: 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.

 

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Magnús(m) Sources: [7]

Sources: [4] [3] [5] [6]

References

  1. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  2. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  3. 3.0 3.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. details see Name Statistic tables