Orvar

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Ǫrvar [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Ǫrvar

Grammar

Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Orvar
Genitive: Orvarin
Partitive: Orvaria
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Orvar
Accusative: Orvar
Dative: Orvari
Genitive: Orvars
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Orvar
Genitive: Orvars
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Orvar
Genitive: Orvars

Name Days

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

6 July

Sweden Sweden

18 September

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Orvar Odd was a pseudonym of Oscar Patric Sturzen-Becker (28 November 1811 – 16 February 1869), Swedish poet, writer and journalist
  • Ernst Orvar Bergmark (16 November 1930 – 10 May 2004) Swedish football defender and manager

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&
Sweden Sweden[5]
0 0 236 841
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 19 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 30
  #: 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 Orvar.

Sources: [5] [7] [6] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi