Silja

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Female Female Name

Usage

Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese

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Origin and Meaning

Nordic form (also Estonian) of Cilia [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

Related Names

See Cilia

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Silja
Genitive: Siljas
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Silja
Accusative: Silju
Dative: Silju
Genitive: Silju
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Silja
Genitive: Siljan
Partitive: Siljaa
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Silja
Accusative: Silju
Dative: Silju
Genitive: Silju
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Silja
Genitive: Siljas
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Silja
Genitive: Siljas

Name Days

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

22 November

Finland Finland

22 November

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

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]
1055 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[9]
570 n.a. 0 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[10]
252 294 0 0
Sweden Sweden[11]
211 318 0 0
Finland Finland[12]
n.a. 7662 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 Silja(f) Sources: [11][8][9][12]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Silja(f) Sources: [13]

Sources: [11] [8] [9] [12]

References

  1. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  4. Axel Tórgarð: Dagar og nøvn í álmanakkanum (2008)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  13. details see Name Statistic tables