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Male Male Name


Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

From the Basque place name Etxaberri (today Javier) in Navarra (Spain) meaning 'new house' [1]

Related Names

Javier Spanish
Xaver Finish Swedish
Xavier Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish


Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Xavier
Genitive: Xaviers
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Xavier
Genitive: Xavierin
Partitive: Xavieria
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Xavier
Genitive: Xaviers
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Xavier
Genitive: Xaviers

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Xavier.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [6]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  2. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  3. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi