Morten

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

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Origin and Meaning

Old Danish, Old Swedish and modern variant form of Martin (see also -en) [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

Moorta
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Greenlandic
Moortat
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Greenlandic
Moortenni
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Greenlandic
Môrta
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Greenlandic
Mortan
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Faroese Icelandic
Môrtat
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Greenlandic
Morte
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Sami
Mortein
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Norwegian
Morten
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Old Danish Old Swedish Sami Swedish
Môrténe
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Greenlandic
Morthen
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Danish Greenlandic Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Mortu
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Sami
Mårten
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Danish Finish Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Maarten Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

For female forms see Mortine

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Mortensen Denmark Norway
Mortenson Sweden
Mortensson Sweden

Female

Mortensdatter Denmark Norway
Mortensdotter Sweden

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HANS see Hansmorten

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Morten
Genitive: Mortens
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Morten
Genitive: Mortenin
Partitive: Mortenia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Morten
Genitive: Mortens
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Morten
Genitive: Mortens

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

11 November

Norway Norway

11 November

Sami Sami

10 November

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Morten Luther Gudmund Korch (17 January 1876 – 8 October 1954), Danish writer
  • Knud Morten Lange (24 November 1919 - 10 November 2003), Danish mycologist and politician
  • Morten Nielsen (né Karl Bent Lebrecht Nielsen, 3 January 1922 – 29 August 1944), Danish poet
  • Morten Sæther (born 13 May 1959), Norwegian cyclist
  • Morten Harket (born 14 September 1959), Norwegian musician, lead singer of A-ha

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&
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 34049 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 21897 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
0 0 512 664
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 173
  #: 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 Morten(m) Sources: [8][6][7][9]

Top List Ranking

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

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Morten(m)

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

References

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  10. details see Name Statistic tables