Marcus

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

1) Roman praenomen, Latin mart-kos = 'dedicated to the god Mars' (see Marius) [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

2) Latinised version of Old German names containing the name element MARK

Related Names

Marchus
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Old Swedish
Marco
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Marcus
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Norse Old Swedish Swedish
Markko
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Finish Swedish
Márkkos
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Sami
Markku
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Finish Swedish
Marko
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Markó
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Icelandic
Marku
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Finish
Markus
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Danish Faroese Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Norse Swedish
Markús
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Icelandic

See also Make, Mákoĸ, Marcellus, Marcius, Marek, Mark, Marlon

Patronyms (male)

Marcuksenpoika Finland
Marcusen Denmark Norway
Marcuson Norway Sweden
Marcussen Denmark Norway
Marcusson Norway Sweden
Marcussøn Norway
Marcusøn Norway

Patronyms (female)

Marcuksentytär Finland
Marcusdatter Denmark Norway
Marcusdotter Norway Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Marcus
Genitive: Marcus'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Marcus
Genitive: Marcuksen
Partitive: Marcusta
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Marcus
Genitive: Marcus'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Marcus
Genitive: Marcus' / Marcus

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

25 April

Norway Norway

25 April

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

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]
4 10 29443 37453
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 8175 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 5280 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 2990
  #: 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 Marcus(m) Sources: [6][7][8][9]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Marcus(m) Sources: [10]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Marcus(m)

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

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  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
  10. details see Name Statistic tables