Theodosius

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Usage

Sweden Swedish

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Origin and Meaning

Latin form of the Greek name Θεοδοσιος (Theodosios)

1) Meaning 'giving to God' [1]

First element (Θεο-): Greek θεος (theos) = 'god'
Last element (-δοσιος): Greek δοσις (dosis) = 'giving'

See also Dositheus

2) Variant form of the Greek name Theódotos meaning 'given by God' [2]

First element (Theó-): Greek theós = 'god'
Last element (-dotos): Greek dotós = 'given'

3) Variant form of Theodoros (see Teodor) [3]

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Name Day

Denmark Denmark

2 April

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&
Sweden Sweden[4]
2 4 0 0 2 4
Denmark Denmark[5]
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
0 0 0 0 0
Greenland Greenland[8]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: 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 Theodosius.


References

  1. Mike Campbell: Behind the name http://www.behindthename.com
  2. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Lexikon der Vornamen (1998)
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  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. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/