Werner

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Iceland Icelandic

Origin and Meaning

German younger form of Wernher [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Warinheri

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Werner
Genitive: Werners
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Werner
Genitive: Wernerin
Partitive: Werneriä
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Werner
Accusative: Werner
Dative: Werner
Genitive: Werners
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Werner
Genitive: Werners
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Werner
Genitive: Werners

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

  • Iceland: Officially accepted as a given name on 28 October 2011 [6]

Strongest Period of Usage

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[7]
0 n.a. 670 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[8]
0 n.a. 542 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[9]
0 1 407 2291
Iceland Iceland[10]
0 0 5 14
Finland Finland[11]
0 0 n.a. 1197
  #: 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 Werner.

Sources: [9] [8] [7] [11]

References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  11. 11.0 11.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi