Tiger

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

English name

From the vocabulary word tiger

Old English tigras (plural), also in part from Old French tigre = 'tiger', both from Latin tigris = 'tiger', from Greek τιγρις (tigris), possibly from an Iranian source akin to Old Persian tigra- = 'sharp, pointed', Avestan tighri- = 'arrow', in reference to its springing on its prey

Related Names

Tiger
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Danish Finish Swedish

See also Tigerlilja

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[1]
146 941 13 113 133 828
Finland Finland[2]
n.a.
27 0 0
n.a.
27
Denmark Denmark[3]
9
n.a.
3
n.a.
6
n.a.
Norway Norway[4]
8
n.a.
0
n.a.
8
n.a.
Iceland Iceland[5]
0 1
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[6]
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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Tiger (m) Sources: [1][3][4][2]


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  2. 2.0 2.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  3. 3.0 3.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  6. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/