Terkel

From Nordic Names wiki - www.nordicnames.de - All rights reserved.

Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Greenland Greenlandic
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

1) Norwegian dialectal variant form of Torkel [1]

2) Danish dialectal (Jutish) variant form of Torkel [2] [3]

Related Names

See Þórkætill

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Terkelsen Denmark Norway

Female

Terkelsdatter Denmark Norway

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Terkel
Genitive: Terkels
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Terkel
Genitive: Terkels
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Terkel
Genitive: Terkels

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

Please turn your device to landscape orientation for better view of statistics tables and graphs.
Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 225 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 24 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
0 0 2 4
Finland Finland[7]
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 Terkel.

Sources: [6] [4] [5] [7]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  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 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi