Nicanor

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of the Greek name Νικανωρ (Nikanor) deriving from Greek νικη (nike) = 'victory' (see NIK)

Related Names

Nicanor
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Danish Finish Swedish
Nikanor
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Finish Icelandic Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Nicanor
Genitive: Nicanors
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Nicanor
Genitive: Nicanorin
Partitive: Nicanoria
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Nicanor
Genitive: Nicanors

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 33 people were named Nicanor (percentage of first or only given name: 9 %) [1]

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&
Sweden Sweden[2]
8 76 0 0 8 76
Denmark Denmark[3]
3
n.a.
0
n.a.
3
n.a.
Finland Finland[4]
n.a.
4 0 0
n.a.
4
Norway Norway[5]
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[6]
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 Nicanor.


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  2. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  3. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/