Povel

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

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Origin and Meaning

Variant form of Pauel (see Paul) [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

Poffuell Danish
Poffvell
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Danish
Povel
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Powel
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Povell Danish
Påval
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Påvel
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Swedish

See also Pavel

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Povelsen Denmark

Female

Povelsdatter Denmark

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Povel
Genitive: Povels
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Povel
Genitive: Povels
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Povel
Genitive: Povels

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Denmark: appears in the baptism registers of Skast herred (Næsbjerg, Øse, Fåborg, Grimstrup, Årre) in the period 1756-1760 [4]

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[5]
57 99 0 0 57 99
Denmark Denmark[6]
4
n.a.
0
n.a.
4
n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
4
n.a.
0
n.a.
4
n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a.
1 0 0
n.a.
1
Greenland Greenland[9]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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 Povel.


References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Navnemode og modenavne (1993)
  4. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Sydvestjysk navneskik gennem 300 år (1965)
  5. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/