Ralph

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

English variant spelling of Ralf [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

Related Names

See Ralf

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Ralph
Genitive: Ralphs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Ralph
Genitive: Ralphin
Partitive: Ralphia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Ralph
Genitive: Ralphs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Ralph
Genitive: Ralphs

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Ralph Høibakk (born 14 July 1937), Norwegian entrepreneur

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[9]
0 0 909 1659
Denmark Denmark[10]
0 n.a. 271 n.a.
Norway Norway[11]
0 n.a. 169 n.a.
Finland Finland[12]
0 0 n.a. 231
  #: 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 Ralph(m) Sources: [9][10][11][12]

Sources: [9] [10] [11] [12]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  4. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  6. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  8. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi