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 [What's That?]

Male

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

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]
0 17 11297 16591
Denmark Denmark[9]
1 n.a. 5661 n.a.
Norway Norway[10]
0 n.a. 2786 n.a.
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 1008
  #: 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