Pontus

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

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

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

Related Names

Pontius
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Pontte
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Pontti
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Ponttius
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Ponttu
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Pontus
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Potte
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Finish

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

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[3]
0 2 13206 16068
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 81 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 27 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
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: [3][5][4][6]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Pontus(m) Sources: [7]

Sources: [3] [5] [4] [6]

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 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. details see Name Statistic tables