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Welcome to the comprehensive site on given names in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands!

You will find information about more than 48,000 names, their meanings, origins and usage in the Nordic countries. Explore our name lists by country or origin. Or use the Name Finder for an individual selection.

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Name Days on June 24

Denmark    Sankt Hans dag - Saint Hans Day
Faroe Islands    Jóansøka - Jóan's vigil, Jóhannes
Finland    Jani, Janne, Johannes, Juha, Juhana, Juhani, Juho, Jukka, Jussi
Norway    Hans, Johannes, Jon
Sami    Johán, Johanas, Juhán
Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language)    Ian, Jack, Jan, Janne, Jean, Jens, Johan, Johannes, John, Johnny, Jon
Sweden    Johannes döparens dag - St. Johannes the Baptist