Olov m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Olov f for the female version.

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

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Origin and Meaning

Variant form of Olof [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Olof

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Olov
Genitive: Olovs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Olov
Genitive: Olovin
Partitive: Olovia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Olov
Genitive: Olovs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Olov
Genitive: Olovs

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 42,467 people were named Olov m (percentage of first or only given name: 19 %) [5]

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[6]
2871 33571 0 2 2871 33569
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
316
n.a.
1
n.a.
315
Denmark Denmark[8]
3
n.a.
0
n.a.
3
n.a.
Norway Norway[9]
n.a.
n.a.
10
n.a.
27
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
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.

 

Statistics as male name

Recent statistics trend[6][8][9][7]:Name statistics for Olov (m)

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


References

  1. Kristian Hald: Personnavne i Danmark - Oldtiden (1971)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/