Oddvar

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

1) Younger form of Uddvarr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

2) Variant form of Oddvard [1]

Related Names

Oddvar
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Faroese Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Oddwar Norwegian
Odvar
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Norwegian Swedish
Odwar Norwegian

For female forms see Odvara, Oddvarda

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Oddvar
Genitive: Oddvars
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Oddvar
Accusative: Oddvar
Dative: Oddvari
Genitive: Oddvars
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Oddvar
Accusative: Oddvar
Dative: Oddvari
Genitive: Oddvars
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Oddvar
Genitive: Oddvars
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Oddvar
Genitive: Oddvars

Name Day

Norway Norway

15 November

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Oddvar is an IKEA product name (stool) [6]

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&
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 4872 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
0 0 59 176
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 9 n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 3
  #: 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.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Oddvar(m)

Sources: [8] [9] [7] [10]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  4. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi