Stefan

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Danish Old Danish
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Iceland Icelandic
Greenland Greenlandic

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Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Stefán [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See Stephanus

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Stefaninpoika Finland
Stefansen Denmark Norway
Stefansson Faroe Islands Iceland Sweden

Female

Stefanintytär Finland
Stefansdatter Denmark Norway
Stefansdotter Sweden
Stefansdóttir Faroe Islands Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Stefan
Genitive: Stefans
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Stefan
Accusative: Stefan
Dative: Stefani
Genitive: Stefans
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Stefan
Genitive: Stefanin
Partitive: Stefania
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Stefan
Accusative: Stefan
Dative: Stefani
Genitive: Stefans
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Stefan
Genitive: Stefans
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Stefan
Genitive: Stefans

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

26 December

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

26 December

Norway Norway

26 December

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

26 December

Sweden Sweden

26 December

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

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[9]
43746 72974 0 9 43746 72965
Denmark Denmark[10]
5461
n.a.
0
n.a.
5461
n.a.
Finland Finland[11]
n.a.
5836 0 0
n.a.
5836
Iceland Iceland[12]
67 115
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[13]
15 21
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Norway Norway[14]
2163
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
2163
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 Stefan (m) Sources: [9][10][14][11]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Stefan (m) Sources: [15]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Stefan (m)

Swedish Regional Distribution

Regional distribution of Stefan (m) in Sweden in the year 1880. Swedish Regional Distribution for Stefan (m)


References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, census of 2011, http://www.stat.gl/
  7. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  8. 8.0 8.1 © Nordic Names (Swedish Statistics - Regional Distribution)
  9. 9.0 9.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  11. 11.0 11.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  12. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  13. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  14. 14.0 14.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  15. details see Name Statistic tables