Sixtus

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

1) Latin form of the Greek name Ξύστος (Xystos) = 'smoothed, polished' from ξύω (xyo) = 'to scratch, to grind, to polish' [1] [2]

2) Latinised form of Sixten (see Sigstæinn) [1]

3) Variant form of Sextus [2]

Related Names

Sikstus
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Finish
Sixtus
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Swedish

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

6 April

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

6 April

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden: 1826 [1]

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[3]
0 n.a. 4 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[4]
0 0 2 17
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 31
  #: 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 Sixtus.

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi