Tagged: Norwegian names

Top names 2017

Norway’s top names 2017

Sofie and Jakob top a list that shows regional and temporal trends The Local Norway has new official most popular baby names for both boys and girls after the 2017 totals were announced. Sofie...

Emma and Lucas most popular in 2009

Emma has dominated since 2003, and is back on top of the list of the most popular first names for girls. The previous year’s top, Linnea, dropped to second place, followed by Nora, Sofie,...

Linnea and Lucas most popular names in 2008

Linnea and Lucas/Lukas were the new leading first names in Norway last year. The trend with biblical boys’ names and girls’ names ending in “a” continues. In Oslo, the decidedly most popular boys’ name...