Minken

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Female Female Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Low German pet form of Mina (see also -ken) [1] [2]

Related Names

Minchen
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Finish Norwegian Swedish
Minken
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Finish Norwegian

Grammar

Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Minken
Genitive: Minkenin
Partitive: Minkeniä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Minken
Genitive: Minkens

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Namesakes

  • Birte "Minken" Fosheim (born 20 March 1956), Norwegian actress and children's books author

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&
Norway Norway[3]
27
n.a.
27
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[4]
n.a.
2
n.a.
2 0 0
Sweden Sweden[5]
0 0 0 0 0 0
Denmark Denmark[6]
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[7]
0 0
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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Minken.


References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  3. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  4. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  5. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/