Staffan

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Old Swedish form of Stefan [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Stephanus

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Staffansøn Old Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Staffan
Genitive: Staffans
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Staffan
Genitive: Staffanin
Partitive: Staffania
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Staffan
Genitive: Staffans
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Staffan
Genitive: Staffans

Name Days

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

26 December

Sweden Sweden

26 December

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of 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&
Sweden Sweden[5]
1 2 7118 12220
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 34 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 22 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 408
  #: 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 Staffan.

Sources: [5] [7] [6] [8]

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi