Pontus

From Nordic Names wiki - www.nordicnames.de - All rights reserved.

Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

1) Greek ποντος (póntos) = 'ocean' [1] [2] [3]

Judithswave.jpg

2) Short form of Pontianus [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

Pontius
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
Swedish
Pontte
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
Finish
Pontti
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
Finish
Ponttius
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
Finish
Ponttu
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
Finish
Pontus
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 Finish Norwegian Swedish
Potte
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
Finish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Pontus
Genitive: Pontus'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Pontus
Genitive: Pontuksen
Partitive: Pontusta
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Pontus
Genitive: Pontus'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Pontus
Genitive: Pontus' / Pontus

Name Days

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

20 November

Sweden Sweden

20 November

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Pontus Hans Segerström (17 February 1981 – 13 October 2014), Swedish footballer

Statistics

Name Count per Country

Please turn your device to landscape orientation for better view of statistics tables and graphs.
Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[4]
0 2 13206 16068
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 81 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 27 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 647
  #: 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 Pontus(m) Sources: [4][6][5][7]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Pontus(m) Sources: [8]

Sources: [4] [6] [5] [7]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. details see Name Statistic tables