Tove f

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Female Female Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Tove m for the male version.

Usage

Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

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Origin and Meaning

Danish younger form of Tófa [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Related Names

See Tófa

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Tove
Genitive: Toves
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Tove
Genitive: Toven
Partitive: Tovea
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Tove
Genitive: Toves
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Tove
Genitive: Toves

Name Days

Norway Norway

2 November

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

12 December

Sweden Sweden

5 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Finland:
    • Tove Marika Jansson (9 August 1914 – 27 June 2001), Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author
  • Denmark:
    • Tove Irma Margit Ditlevsen (14 December 1917 – 7 March 1976), Danish poet and author
    • Tove Fergo (24 September 1946 – 4 October 2015), Danish vicar and politician
  • Norway:
    • Tove Bull (born 31 October 1945), Norwegian linguist
  • Sweden:
    • Ebba Tove Elsa Nilsson (born 29 October 1987), stage name "Tove Lo"), Swedish singer-songwriter
    • Tove Anna Linnéa Östman Styrke (born 19 November 1992), Swedish singer and songwriter

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&
Denmark Denmark[7]
15524 n.a. 0 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
14342 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[9]
6214 7637 12 31
Finland Finland[10]
n.a. 768 n.a. 2
  #: 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.

 

Statistics as female name

Recent statistics trend[9][7][8][10]:Name statistics for Tove(f)

Sources: [9] [7] [8] [10]


Norwegian historic statistics trend[8]:
Norwegian historic statistics for Tove(f)


Sources: [9] [7] [8] [10]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi