Nancy

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic
Iceland Icelandic

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Origin and Meaning

English pet form of Anna [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]

Related Names

Nanci
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Nancie
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Danish Swedish
Nancy
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Icelandic Norwegian Swedish
Nansi
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Nanssi
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Swedish
Nanssy
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Nansy
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Nansý
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Faroese Icelandic
Nanzi
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Nanzie
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Danish Swedish
Nanzy
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See also Jansý, Nansina, Nency

Matronyms [What's That?]

Male

Nancyarson Iceland

Female

Nancyardóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Nancy
Genitive: Nancys
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Nancy
Genitive: Nancyn
Partitive: Nancya
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Nancy
Accusative: Nancy
Dative: Nancy
Genitive: Nancyar
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Nancy
Genitive: Nancys
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Nancy
Genitive: Nancys

Name Day

Norway Norway

4 April

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Nancy Dalberg (6 July 1881 – 28 September 1949), Danish composer

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 4,198 people were named Nancy (percentage of first or only given name: 69 %) [11]

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[13]
1674 3238 1674 3238 0 0
Denmark Denmark[14]
856
n.a.
856
n.a.
0
n.a.
Finland Finland[15]
n.a.
479
n.a.
479 0 0
Iceland Iceland[16]
12 15
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[17]
9 16
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Norway Norway[18]
n.a.
n.a.
870
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.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Nancy (f) Sources: [13][14][18][15]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Nancy (f)

Swedish Regional Distribution

Regional distribution of Nancy (f) in Sweden in the year 1880. Swedish Regional Distribution for Nancy (f)


References

  1. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  8. 8.0 8.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  9. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, census of 2011, http://www.stat.gl/
  10. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.4 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  12. © Nordic Names (Swedish Statistics - Regional Distribution)
  13. 13.0 13.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  14. 14.0 14.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  15. 15.0 15.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  16. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  17. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  18. 18.0 18.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no