Philip

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Variant spelling of Philipp [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

Related Names

See Philipp

Patronyms (male)

Philipinpoika Finland
Philipsen Denmark Norway
Philipson Norway Sweden
Philipssen Norway
Philipsson Norway Sweden
Philipssøn Norway
Philipsøn Norway

Patronyms (female)

Philipintytär Finland
Philipsdatter Denmark Norway
Philipsdotter Norway Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Philip
Genitive: Philips
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Philip
Genitive: Philipin
Partitive: Philipiä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Philip
Genitive: Philips
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Philip
Genitive: Philips

Name Day

Denmark Denmark

1 May

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Carl Philip Edmund Bertil, Prins av Sverige, Hertig av Värmland (Prince of Sweden, Duke of Värmland), * 13th May, 1979

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[8]
1 19 11078 16269
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 5476 n.a.
Norway Norway[10]
0 n.a. 2580 n.a.
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 960
  #: 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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Philip(m) Sources: [8][9][10][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Philip(m) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Philip(m)

Sources: [8] [9] [10] [11]

References

  1. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. details see Name Statistic tables