Tycho

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Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

1) Latinised form of Tyge and Tyke (see Týki) [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

2) Latinised form of the Greek name Τυχων (Tychon), Greek tychón = 'hitting the mark' [6]

3) Latinised form of Greek tutelary deity Τύχη (Tyche) = 'luck' [1]

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Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Tychsen Denmark

Female

Tychsdatter Denmark

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Tycho
Genitive: Tychos
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Tycho
Genitive: Tychon
Partitive: Tychoa
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Tycho
Genitive: Tychos
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Tycho
Genitive: Tychos

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

16 June

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

16 June

Further Information

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Tycho Brahe (né Tyge Ottesen Brahe, 14 December 1546 - 24 October 1601), Danish nobleman and astronomer

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[7]
37 103 0 2 37 101
Denmark Denmark[8]
14
n.a.
0
n.a.
14
n.a.
Norway Norway[9]
8
n.a.
0
n.a.
8
n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
n.a.
7 0 0
n.a.
7
Greenland Greenland[11]
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 Tycho.


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  7. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  11. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/