Signe

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Female Female Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Old Danish form of Signý [1] [2] [3] [4] [3] [5] [6]

2) Creative spelling of Sine [5]

Related Names

See Signý

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Signe
Genitive: Signes
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Signe
Genitive: Signen
Partitive: Signeä
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Signe
Genitive: Signes
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Signe
Genitive: Signes

Name Days

Finland Finland

23 August

Norway Norway

23 August

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

23 August

Sweden Sweden

23 August

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Signe Amanda Georgina Hebbe (30 July 1837 – 14 February 1925), Swedish singer, actress, and theatre pedagogue

Trivia

  • Signe is an IKEA product name (rug) [7]

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&
Denmark Denmark[8]
13889 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[9]
7716 19112 0 0
Norway Norway[10]
5740 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[11]
n.a. 7198 0 0
  #: 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 Signe(f) Sources: [9][8][10][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Signe(f) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Signe(f)

Sources: [9] [8] [10] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  7. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  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 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