Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Norway of 1960 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Norway 1960:

Boys
Rank Name Num
1 Jan 1,457
2 Per 995
3 Bjørn 983
4 Geir 906
5 Kjell 672
6 Terje 661
7 Svein 628
8 Knut 617
9 Rune 599
10 Ole 582
11 Morten 581
12 Lars 576
13 Tom 553
14 Tor 524
15 Arne 514
16 Trond 505
17 Odd 475
18 John 455
19 Hans 431
20 Tore 384
21 Stein 341
22 Erik 332
23 Dag 329
24 Rolf 314
25 Jon 312
26 Frank 307
27 Helge 299
28 Leif 292
29 Arild 286
29 Harald 286
31 Nils 285
32 Frode 275
33 Vidar 260
34 Gunnar 259
35 Roger 254
36 Steinar 253
37 Stig 243
38 Roy 239
39 Øyvind 234
40 Olav 230
41 Roar 227
42 Ove 212
43 Pål 209
44 Einar 207
45 Jørn 190
46 Øystein 183
47 Anders 179
47 Alf 179
49 Kurt 174
50 Thor 171
51 Magne 168
51 Egil 168
53 Jarle 162
54 Johnny 161
55 Kjetil 160
56 Ivar 159
57 Finn 150
58 Kåre 146
59 Atle 143
60 Karl 141
61 Arve 140
62 Peter 139
63 Petter 136
64 Kai 132
65 Tommy 130
66 Robert 129
67 Torbjørn 127
68 Ola 126
68 Jens 126
70 Reidar 119
71 Erling 118
72 Inge 117
73 Åge 116
74 Sverre 115
74 Sven 115
76 Jostein 110
76 Paul 110
76 Espen 110
79 Michael 108
80 Håkon 102
80 Arvid 102
82 Ulf 99
82 Johan 99
84 Runar 98
85 Eivind 95
86 Arnt 93
87 Roald 91
88 Thomas 89
88 Ketil 89
90 Jonny 88
90 Trygve 88
90 Asbjørn 88
93 Bent 86
93 David 86
95 Bård 85
96 Henning 84
97 Øivind 83
98 Martin 82
99 Oddvar 78
100 Ståle 77
Girls
Rank Name Num
1 Anne 1,870
2 Bente 752
3 Inger 651
4 Kari 623
5 Marit 622
6 Tove 530
6 Hilde 530
8 Nina 514
9 Liv 494
10 Eva 478
11 Tone 456
12 Anita 451
13 Wenche 434
14 Marianne 427
15 Berit 415
15 Heidi 415
17 Sissel 394
18 Mona 383
19 Ann 377
20 Randi 364
21 Kristin 347
22 Gunn 343
22 Elin 343
24 Ellen 318
25 Elisabeth 307
26 May 305
27 Mette 301
28 Unni 289
29 Hanne 288
30 Gro 280
31 Karin 274
32 Astrid 271
33 Jorunn 261
34 Grete 260
35 Grethe 253
35 Ingrid 253
37 Bjørg 249
38 Turid 244
39 Britt 238
40 Linda 236
40 Åse 236
42 Aud 230
43 Eli 209
44 Rita 207
45 Lisbeth 201
45 Torill 201
47 Vigdis 197
48 Laila 196
49 Gerd 195
50 Solveig 189
51 Irene 188
52 Lise 182
53 Ragnhild 174
54 Hege 173
55 Trine 169
55 Kirsten 169
57 Reidun 166
58 Janne 162
58 Siv 162
58 Maria 162
61 Kjersti 158
62 Else 154
63 Sølvi 144
64 Lillian 143
65 Siri 142
66 Toril 138
67 Bodil 134
67 Ingunn 134
67 Brit 134
70 Anna 130
71 Jane 120
72 Torunn 115
73 Kirsti 110
74 Gry 109
75 Karen 106
75 Merete 106
77 Ruth 105
78 Trude 101
79 Synnøve 99
80 Birgit 97
81 Evy 78
81 Solfrid 78
81 Helle 78
84 Torhild 76
85 Signe 75
86 Marie 74
86 Mari 74
88 Vibeke 71
88 Monica 71
90 Lill 69
90 Rigmor 69
90 Lene 69
93 Mariann 68
94 Jorun 67
95 Sonja 65
95 Torild 65
97 Beate 64
98 Lena 63
98 Ingeborg 63
100 Guri 62
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