Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Norway of 1962 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Norway 1962:

Boys
Rank Name Num
1 Jan 1,453
2 Per 1,035
3 Bjørn 998
4 Geir 907
5 Svein 666
6 Terje 631
7 Rune 617
8 Trond 600
9 Lars 593
10 Ole 589
11 Kjell 567
12 Knut 564
13 Morten 543
14 Hans 513
15 John 509
16 Tom 485
17 Odd 484
18 Arne 479
19 Tor 457
20 Tore 427
21 Dag 421
22 Erik 344
23 Frank 325
24 Nils 316
25 Arild 314
25 Frode 314
27 Jon 313
28 Stig 302
28 Stein 302
30 Steinar 294
31 Rolf 287
32 Helge 285
33 Harald 282
34 Leif 278
35 Øyvind 270
36 Roger 268
37 Vidar 267
38 Roy 256
39 Gunnar 238
40 Roar 219
40 Pål 219
42 Øystein 217
43 Olav 201
44 Jørn 200
45 Jarle 196
46 Einar 190
47 Ove 187
48 Anders 185
48 Alf 185
50 Johnny 174
51 Finn 172
51 Thor 172
53 Ivar 170
54 Magne 165
55 Egil 159
56 Kjetil 158
57 Karl 153
58 Kåre 149
59 Espen 146
60 Ola 144
61 Petter 142
62 Jens 140
63 Atle 137
64 Peter 136
65 Kurt 135
66 Robert 134
67 Tommy 132
68 Jonny 131
69 Paul 130
70 Arve 129
71 Jostein 126
71 Sverre 126
73 Inge 123
73 Torbjørn 123
75 Kai 119
76 Sven 112
77 Johan 111
78 Henning 110
79 Bård 107
80 Martin 105
80 Erling 105
80 Michael 105
83 Ståle 104
84 Håkon 103
84 David 103
86 Thomas 101
86 Ronny 101
88 Åge 99
89 Asbjørn 98
90 Håvard 95
91 Reidar 92
92 Eirik 90
93 Arvid 88
93 Kenneth 88
95 Ulf 85
96 Andreas 83
97 Eivind 81
97 Arnt 81
97 Ketil 81
97 Bjørnar 81
Girls
Rank Name Num
1 Anne 1,824
2 Bente 668
3 Hilde 638
4 Kari 601
5 Marit 596
6 Nina 585
7 Inger 570
8 Heidi 544
9 Tove 531
10 Anita 519
11 Tone 506
12 Mona 485
13 Marianne 463
14 Liv 450
15 Wenche 416
16 Mette 410
17 Eva 408
18 Elin 403
19 Kristin 402
20 Berit 376
21 Hanne 373
22 Elisabeth 370
22 Ann 370
24 Randi 348
25 Sissel 344
26 Gunn 329
27 Ellen 291
28 Linda 284
29 May 275
30 Trine 264
30 Rita 264
32 Grete 257
33 Astrid 255
34 Grethe 253
35 Gro 242
35 Karin 242
37 Britt 231
38 Lise 227
39 Jorunn 226
40 Ingrid 223
41 Turid 222
42 Åse 221
43 Unni 220
44 Siv 211
45 Bjørg 203
46 Irene 199
47 Eli 198
47 Laila 198
49 Lisbeth 197
50 Janne 193
51 Merete 192
52 Aud 189
53 Kjersti 187
53 Torill 187
55 Hege 186
56 Solveig 184
57 Vigdis 164
58 Ragnhild 160
59 Trude 156
60 Lillian 155
61 Ingunn 154
62 Bodil 150
63 Else 149
64 Kirsten 144
65 Maria 141
66 Siri 139
67 Anna 137
68 Sølvi 132
69 Reidun 129
70 Gry 128
70 Gerd 128
70 Torunn 128
73 Toril 124
74 Lene 121
75 Brit 117
76 Kirsti 112
77 Monica 109
78 Line 107
79 Karen 106
80 Ruth 104
81 Helle 97
82 Beate 96
83 Mari 93
84 Synnøve 92
85 Jane 89
86 Mariann 85
87 Birgit 82
88 Vibeke 80
89 Åshild 75
90 Evy 74
91 Solfrid 73
91 Ingeborg 73
91 Lill 73
94 Lena 72
95 Anette 70
95 Birgitte 70
97 Torild 69
98 Guri 66
99 Susanne 65
100 Anne-Lise 63
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