Skjold

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish

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Origin and Meaning

Old Danish and younger form of Skjǫldr [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Skjǫldr

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Skjold
Genitive: Skjolds
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Skjold
Genitive: Skjolds
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Skjold
Genitive: Skjolds

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

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&
Denmark Denmark[5]
120
n.a.
0
n.a.
120
n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
9
n.a.
0
n.a.
9
n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
2 11 0 2 2 9
Greenland Greenland[8]
0 8
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
n.a.
3 0 0
n.a.
3
  #: 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 Skjold.


References

  1. Rikard Hornby: Danske navne - Træk af navngivningens historie (1951)
  2. Lars Magnar Enoksen: Norrøne guder og myter (2008)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  9. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi