Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Norway of 1970 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Norway 1970:

Boys
Rank Name Num
1 Jan 1,192
2 Geir 865
2 Rune 865
4 Bjørn 837
5 Lars 692
6 Per 661
7 Morten 642
8 Trond 621
9 Terje 568
10 Frode 539
11 Ole 524
12 Svein 517
13 Knut 470
14 Stig 451
15 Thomas 437
16 Kjell 430
17 Hans 419
18 Kjetil 409
19 John 408
20 Tom 407
21 Espen 406
22 Tor 405
23 Øyvind 401
24 Ronny 389
25 Erik 382
26 Roger 378
27 Tore 361
28 Frank 358
29 Jon 345
30 Robert 338
31 Tommy 322
32 Odd 307
33 Pål 302
34 Dag 301
35 Øystein 300
36 Vidar 283
37 Kenneth 278
38 Arne 275
39 Roy 273
40 Steinar 266
41 Anders 261
42 Nils 252
43 Helge 238
44 Stein 231
45 Arild 226
46 Roar 218
46 Harald 218
48 Jørn 212
49 Leif 209
50 Christian 201
51 Jarle 188
52 Atle 185
53 Håvard 168
54 Rolf 165
55 Magne 164
56 Ståle 161
56 Olav 161
58 Eirik 159
58 Andre 159
60 Arve 155
61 Gunnar 154
61 Ove 154
63 Petter 152
64 Glenn 141
65 Bård 138
66 Michael 137
66 Kai 137
66 Jens 137
66 Karl 137
70 Johnny 135
71 Einar 134
72 Torbjørn 132
72 Thor 132
74 Inge 129
74 Eivind 129
76 Ivar 127
77 Alf 125
78 Martin 123
79 Henning 122
79 Paul 122
81 Krzysztof 115
82 Piotr 112
83 Håkon 111
84 Kurt 107
84 Ketil 107
84 Richard 107
87 Jostein 106
88 Peter 104
89 Lasse 102
90 Ola 101
91 Egil 100
91 Sven 100
93 Bjørnar 99
93 Henrik 99
95 David 96
96 Cato 95
96 Dariusz 95
96 Andreas 95
99 Jonny 92
99 Kristian 92
Girls
Rank Name Num
1 Anne 1,196
2 Hege 801
3 Hilde 793
4 Anita 693
5 Nina 684
6 Heidi 667
7 Monica 664
8 Marianne 611
9 Tone 603
10 Linda 571
11 Kristin 520
12 Mona 496
13 Bente 456
14 Elisabeth 451
15 Ann 431
16 Trine 409
17 Line 397
18 Elin 385
19 Marit 365
20 Inger 357
21 Hanne 354
22 Lene 348
23 Eva 335
24 Siv 332
25 Lena 323
26 Kari 313
27 Mette 312
27 Vibeke 312
29 Wenche 308
30 Tove 306
31 Laila 276
32 Liv 272
33 Ellen 258
34 Janne 257
35 Sissel 255
36 Gro 251
37 Kjersti 238
38 Merete 230
38 Gry 230
40 Gunn 224
41 Irene 218
42 Maria 214
43 Trude 210
44 Randi 207
45 May 204
46 Anna 200
47 Lise 198
48 Cathrine 190
48 Anette 190
50 Siri 184
51 Rita 183
52 Berit 180
53 Cecilie 174
54 Beate 173
55 Ingrid 170
56 Ingunn 167
57 Lisbeth 156
58 Karin 153
59 Åse 150
60 Unni 149
61 Britt 142
62 Monika 141
63 Grethe 136
63 Sonja 136
65 Astrid 135
66 Camilla 128
67 Grete 123
68 Siw 119
69 Eli 116
69 Solveig 116
71 Jorunn 115
72 Lill 114
72 Aina 114
72 Turid 114
75 Torill 112
76 Pia 111
76 Anja 111
76 Kirsti 111
79 Mariann 110
80 Christine 108
81 Merethe 107
82 Karianne 105
83 Torunn 103
84 Ragnhild 102
85 Tanja 99
86 Annette 97
87 Ann-Kristin 96
88 Helen 92
89 Kristine 90
89 Stine 90
91 Kathrine 89
92 Therese 88
93 Helene 87
94 Sølvi 85
95 Toril 84
95 Katrine 84
95 Lillian 84
98 Tina 81
99 Birgitte 80
100 Aud 79
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