Tord

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Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Þórðr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Þórfreðr

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Tordsen Denmark Norway
Tordson Old Swedish Sweden
Tordssen Norway
Tordsson Sweden

Female

Tordsdatter Denmark Norway
Tordsdotter Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Tord
Genitive: Tords
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Tord
Genitive: Tordin
Partitive: Tordia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Tord
Genitive: Tords
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Tord
Genitive: Tords

Name Days

Norway Norway

10 September

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

8 July

Sweden Sweden

10 September

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Trivia

  • In some parts of Norway (Nordafjells) Tord is a name for the devil [5]

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[6]
4948 9451 0 0 4948 9451
Norway Norway[7]
1637
n.a.
0
n.a.
1637
n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a.
104 0 0
n.a.
104
Denmark Denmark[9]
17
n.a.
0
n.a.
17
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
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 Tord (m) Sources: [6][9][7][8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Tord (m)


References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Marianne Blomqvist: Vad heter finlandssvenskarna? (2006)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  9. 9.0 9.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/