Nis

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Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Old Swedish Old Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Greenland Greenlandic

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Origin and Meaning

Danish variant form of Nisse [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

See Nisse

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Nissen Denmark Norway

Female

Nisdatter Denmark Norway

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Nis
Genitive: Nis'
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Nis
Genitive: Nis'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Nis
Genitive: Nis' / Nis

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

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&
Denmark Denmark[5]
725
n.a.
0
n.a.
725
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[6]
6 86
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
9 32 0 8 9 24
Norway Norway[8]
9
n.a.
0
n.a.
9
n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
n.a.
1 0 0
n.a.
1
  #: 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 Nis.


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Navnemode og modenavne (1993)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, census of 2011, http://www.stat.gl/
  5. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  7. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi