Tordis

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Female Female Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Þordís [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Þordís

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Tordis
Genitive: Tordis'
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Tordis
Accusative: Tordis
Dative: Tordis
Genitive: Tordisar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Tordis
Genitive: Tordisin
Partitive: Tordisia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Tordis
Genitive: Tordis'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Tordis
Genitive: Tordis' / Tordis

Name Day

Norway Norway

9 November

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Tordis Elfrida Witzøe Maurstad (24 December 1901 – 19 January 1997), Norwegian actress
  • Tordis Ørjasæter (born 25 March 1927), Norwegian literary critic, professor of educational science, and author

Trivia

  • Tordis is an IKEA product name (tablecloth) [5]

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&
Norway Norway[6]
1843 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
59 118 0 0
Denmark Denmark[8]
45 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
n.a. 35 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.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Tordis(f)

Sources: [7] [8] [6] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. IKEA 2016, http://www.ikea.com/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi