Mai

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Female Female Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Faroe Islands Faroese

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Origin and Meaning

Variant spelling of Maj [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

See Maj

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Mai
Genitive: Mais
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Mai
Accusative: Mai
Dative: Mai
Genitive: Maiar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Mai
Genitive: Main
Partitive: Maita
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Mai
Genitive: Mais
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Mai
Genitive: Mais

Name Day

Norway Norway

7 May

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Mai Elisabeth Zetterling (24 May 1925 – 17 March 1994), Swedish actress and film director

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 488 people were named Mai (percentage of first or only given name: 85 %) [7]

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Denmark Denmark[8]
2205
n.a.
2198
n.a.
7
n.a.
Norway Norway[9]
1404
n.a.
1396
n.a.
8
n.a.
Sweden Sweden[10]
563 1449 554 1422 9 27
Finland Finland[11]
n.a.
953
n.a.
946
n.a.
7
Iceland Iceland[12]
13 25
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[13]
0 5
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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 Mai (f) Sources: [10][8][9][11]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Mai (f)


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  8. 8.0 8.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. 10.0 10.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  11. 11.0 11.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  13. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/