Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Norway of 1972 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Norway 1972:

Boys
Rank Name Num
1 Jan 959
2 Rune 746
3 Geir 743
4 Bjørn 717
5 Thomas 706
6 Morten 696
7 Lars 656
8 Frode 561
9 Per 557
10 Ole 549
11 Trond 525
12 Espen 459
13 Terje 439
14 Tor 436
15 Kjetil 435
16 Tommy 422
17 Roger 400
18 Knut 396
19 Stig 394
19 Hans 394
21 Tom 391
22 Ronny 390
23 Svein 370
24 John 356
25 Robert 350
26 Pål 346
26 Erik 346
28 Jon 345
29 Tore 343
30 Kenneth 342
31 Øyvind 331
32 Kjell 323
33 Vidar 311
34 Frank 308
35 Anders 306
36 Stian 293
37 Øystein 287
38 Arne 269
39 Christian 249
40 Odd 244
41 Jørn 241
42 Nils 236
43 Dag 230
44 Roy 229
45 Arild 215
46 Roar 211
47 Steinar 188
48 Stein 187
49 Atle 182
50 Leif 179
51 Andre 173
51 Jørgen 173
53 Helge 165
54 Henning 164
55 Martin 162
56 Marius 159
57 Jarle 155
57 Kristian 155
57 Eirik 155
57 Kim 155
57 Harald 155
62 Petter 154
63 Gunnar 152
63 Jens 152
65 Ståle 147
66 Håvard 143
67 Kai 142
68 Johnny 141
68 Ove 141
68 Andreas 141
71 Karl 140
72 Rolf 139
72 Bård 139
74 Michael 134
74 Glenn 134
76 Eivind 132
77 Olav 130
78 Thor 127
79 Fredrik 126
80 Alf 123
80 David 123
82 Raymond 122
83 Tomasz 121
84 Lasse 120
84 Piotr 120
86 Kent 115
86 Krzysztof 115
86 Einar 115
89 Henrik 113
90 Sven 112
90 Peter 112
92 Magne 110
93 Richard 109
94 Kurt 106
94 Håkon 106
96 Inge 105
97 Cato 104
97 Johan 104
99 Arve 103
99 Torbjørn 103
Girls
Rank Name Num
1 Anne 978
2 Monica 865
3 Hege 864
4 Linda 664
5 Nina 648
6 Anita 646
7 Hilde 607
8 Heidi 600
9 Marianne 548
10 Kristin 546
11 Tone 480
12 Line 477
13 Mona 434
14 Hanne 428
15 Elisabeth 426
16 Bente 425
17 Trine 422
18 Elin 417
19 Ann 394
20 Siv 345
21 Lene 326
22 Inger 296
23 Gro 295
24 Lena 290
25 Marit 289
26 Vibeke 285
27 Eva 284
28 Janne 279
28 Mette 279
30 Anna 270
30 Wenche 270
32 Tove 259
33 Cecilie 255
34 Laila 253
35 Kari 247
36 Gry 244
37 Cathrine 237
38 Anette 231
39 Kjersti 228
40 Liv 226
40 Camilla 226
42 Trude 225
43 Rita 222
44 Ellen 219
45 Merete 218
46 Maria 211
46 Lise 211
48 Gunn 189
49 Sissel 186
50 Ingrid 185
51 Siri 181
52 Randi 178
53 Beate 175
54 Monika 171
55 May 170
56 Irene 160
57 Berit 155
58 Karin 149
59 Ingunn 147
60 Lisbeth 143
61 Tanja 140
61 Therese 140
63 Astrid 139
64 Stine 137
65 Karianne 130
66 Lill 124
67 Aina 122
67 Pia 122
69 Ragnhild 119
70 Solveig 118
71 Britt 117
71 Eli 117
73 Tonje 116
74 Merethe 114
74 Jeanette 114
76 Grethe 113
77 Charlotte 112
78 Kristine 111
79 Unni 110
80 Anja 109
81 Lillian 108
81 Siw 108
83 Jorunn 107
83 Renate 107
85 Annette 104
86 Åse 103
87 Sonja 98
87 Tina 98
89 Christine 95
90 Katrine 94
91 Birgitte 93
91 Helene 93
93 Grete 92
93 Susanne 92
95 Kathrine 89
96 Karen 88
97 Ingvild 85
98 Ann-Kristin 84
98 Marie 84
100 Mariann 80
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