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Fredrik

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of Germanic origin, cognate with the English Frederick. First recorded as a given name in Norway ca. 1060.

Proper nounEdit

Fredrik

  1. A male given name.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 13 369 males with the given name Fredrik living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1980s. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of Germanic origin, cognate with English Frederick. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1311.

Proper nounEdit

Fredrik

  1. A male given name.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [2] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 95 047 males with the given name Fredrik living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1970s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.