Vili

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Usage

Old Norse Old Norse
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic

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Origin and Meaning

1) Old Norse vili = 'will' (see name element VILL for more information and Ville for more related names) [1] [2]

2) Finnish variant form of Fili [3]

3) Finnish variant form of Villi (see Ville) [3]

Related Names

Vili
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
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Finish Icelandic Old Norse

Name Days

Finland Finland

6 April

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Vili
Accusative: Vila
Dative: Vila
Genitive: Vila

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 1 March 2012 [4]

Norse Mythology

  • Vili is a giant in the Northern mythology. He is the son of Burr and Bestla. His brothers are Óðinn and Vé. Vili and Vé take over the rule of the Æsir during Óðinn's exile and they share his wife Frigg until he returns. [2]

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&
Sweden Sweden[5]
0 0 17 32
Denmark Denmark[6]
0 n.a. 2 n.a.
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 0 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[8]
0 0 0 1
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 5095
  #: 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 Vili(m) Sources: [5][6][7][9]

Sources: [5] [6] [7] [9]

References

  1. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  4. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi