Sverre

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

Norwegian younger form of Sværri [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Sverrir

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Sverre
Genitive: Sverres
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Sverre
Genitive: Sverren
Partitive: Sverreä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Sverre
Accusative: Sverre
Dative: Sverre
Genitive: Sverres
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Sverre
Genitive: Sverres
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Sverre
Genitive: Sverres

Name Day

Norway Norway

9 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Sverre Ingolf Haugli (23 April 1925 – 18 October 1986), Norwegian speed skater
  • Sverre Haugli (born 2 October 1982), Norwegian speed skater
  • Prins Sverre Magnus (born 3 December 2005), Norwegian Prince

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&
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 8694 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[8]
0 0 264 637
Denmark Denmark[9]
0 n.a. 131 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[10]
0 0 2 3
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 74
  #: 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 Sverre(m) Sources: [8][9][7][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Sverre(m) Sources: [12]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Sverre(m)

Sources: [8] [9] [7] [11]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. details see Name Statistic tables