Agneta

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin diminutive form of Agnes. First recorded in Sweden in 1397. Cognate with Danish Agnete.

Proper nounEdit

Agneta

  1. A female given name.

ReferencesEdit

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 34 617 females with the given name Agneta living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1950s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.
Last modified on 30 December 2011, at 09:34