Týr

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Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Iceland Icelandic

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Origin and Meaning

The Old Norse god name Týr derives from the Ancient Germanic word *Tíuz meaning 'god' (see also TYR)

Related Names

Thyr
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Swedish
Ty
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Tyr
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Norwegian Swedish
Týr
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Icelandic Old Norse
Tyre
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Swedish
Týrur
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Faroese

Combinations

For combinations see TYR (name element)

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Týr
Accusative:
Dative:
Genitive: Týs

Further Information

Norse Mythology

  • Týr, one of the Æsir, is the god of single combat and heroic glory in the Northern mythology. He is a son of either Óðinn (according to Snorri) or Hymir (according to the Hymiskviða). [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&
Iceland Iceland[2]
0 0 10 90
Sweden Sweden[3]
0 0 3 4
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 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.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Týr.

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

References

  1. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  2. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  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