Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Norway of 1952 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Norway 1952:

Boys
Rank Name Num
1 Jan 1,390
2 Bjørn 1,031
3 Per 1,024
4 Kjell 970
5 Svein 812
6 Arne 671
7 Terje 658
8 Knut 655
9 Odd 580
10 Hans 512
11 Tor 501
12 Ole 494
13 Helge 492
14 John 475
15 Gunnar 455
16 Tore 427
17 Geir 419
17 Stein 419
19 Rolf 416
20 Lars 383
21 Leif 378
22 Steinar 371
23 Trond 359
24 Harald 357
25 Nils 334
25 Olav 334
27 Arild 320
28 Erik 286
29 Einar 280
30 Tom 276
31 Jon 271
32 Egil 270
33 Kåre 261
34 Dag 255
35 Rune 254
36 Ivar 245
37 Alf 229
38 Magne 216
39 Øyvind 202
40 Arvid 201
41 Morten 200
42 Thor 195
43 Karl 193
44 Øystein 189
44 Finn 189
46 Vidar 188
46 Roar 188
48 Frank 180
49 Reidar 177
50 Torbjørn 176
51 Ove 171
52 Asbjørn 166
53 Åge 163
53 Sverre 163
55 Inge 162
55 Ola 162
57 Jens 150
58 Oddvar 147
58 Arnfinn 147
60 Arve 143
61 Bjarne 141
62 Erling 140
63 Johan 134
63 Kurt 134
65 Ragnar 133
66 Paul 128
67 Jostein 123
67 Roy 123
69 Øivind 121
69 Roger 121
71 Anders 120
72 Stig 118
73 Robert 112
74 Dagfinn 104
75 Jørn 103
75 Petter 103
77 Roald 102
77 Sven 102
79 Kai 101
80 Magnar 100
81 Peter 99
82 Trygve 97
83 Michael 96
83 Johnny 96
83 Sigmund 96
83 Pål 96
83 Martin 96
88 Eivind 94
89 David 91
90 Sigurd 89
90 Harry 89
92 Frode 88
92 Jarle 88
92 Atle 88
95 Willy 87
96 Torstein 85
96 Håkon 85
98 Bernt 83
98 Arnt 83
98 Birger 83
Girls
Rank Name Num
1 Anne 1,688
2 Inger 1,001
3 Kari 750
4 Marit 701
5 Liv 681
6 Eva 579
7 Berit 548
8 Randi 530
9 Bjørg 503
10 Wenche 502
11 Bente 478
12 Aud 464
13 Tove 452
14 Karin 409
15 Gerd 387
16 Else 376
17 Astrid 346
18 Kirsten 322
19 Unni 316
19 Torill 316
19 Turid 316
22 Sissel 309
23 Jorunn 307
23 Reidun 307
25 Ellen 301
26 Grete 298
27 Britt 297
28 Vigdis 289
29 Åse 285
30 Solveig 283
31 Gunn 282
32 Ingrid 281
33 Grethe 280
34 Elisabeth 271
35 Laila 261
36 Eli 237
37 Brit 231
38 Irene 230
39 Elin 226
40 Ragnhild 224
41 Bodil 214
42 May 203
43 Toril 201
44 Ann 200
45 Ruth 191
46 Tone 185
46 Gro 185
48 Lisbeth 184
49 Kirsti 178
50 Marianne 174
51 Lillian 149
52 Rigmor 146
52 Mette 146
54 Anna 140
55 Rita 133
56 Synnøve 132
56 Torunn 132
56 Solfrid 132
59 Sidsel 131
60 Karen 128
60 Hanne 128
62 Torild 127
63 Hilde 126
64 Torhild 122
65 Kristin 120
66 Birgit 117
67 Mona 109
68 Sonja 108
68 Sigrid 108
70 Ingunn 106
71 Nina 103
72 Mary 101
73 Evy 95
74 Anne-Lise 92
75 Jorun 90
76 Lise 89
76 Aase 89
78 Signe 87
79 Marie 86
79 Gunvor 86
79 Kjersti 86
82 Sølvi 81
83 Helga 80
84 Gunhild 78
85 Maria 74
85 Anita 74
85 Ingebjørg 74
88 Linda 73
89 Olaug 72
90 Sigrun 70
90 Åshild 70
92 Ingeborg 67
93 Oddny 61
93 Målfrid 61
95 Margaret 60
95 Lill 60
97 Ellinor 59
98 Edel 58
99 Greta 57
99 Erna 57
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