Agathon

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish

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Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of Αγαθων (Agathon)

Greek αγαθος (agathos) = 'good, honourable' [1] [2] [3]

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See also
Female forms: Agathe
Variant and Pet forms: Aake, Agat, Age, Agge, Akki, Atte and Toni

Name Day

Denmark Denmark

7 December

Further Information

Pronunciation

Swedish: [‘ɑ:gatɔn] (key) [4]

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden: 1801 [1]
Norway: 1810 [2]

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[5]
35 61 0 0 35 61
Finland Finland[6]
n.a.
12 0 0
n.a.
12
Denmark Denmark[7]
2
n.a.
0
n.a.
2
n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
7
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[9]
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 Agathon.


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. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  4. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  5. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/