Svea

First Name
645
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Svea mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Svea

"Svea" is a name of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Sweden". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A personification of Sweden as a woman, used since the 17th century.
  2. A female given name used since the 19th century.

Notable Persons Named Svea

Svea Norén is a figure skater.

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Svea Holst was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1923 to 1923. Svea was born on April 20th, 1901. She passed away on April 28th, 1996.

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Svea Josephy is a senior lecturer in fine art at michaelis school of fine art and photographer.

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Svea was born on June 15th, 1898 in Ramsberg. She breathed her last breath in 1991.

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How popular is the baby name Svea in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1892 5 5 0
1897 6 6 0
1902 6 6 0
1905 6 6 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 5 5 0
1909 11 11 0
1910 5 5 0
1911 7 7 0
1912 6 6 0
1913 11 11 0
1914 7 7 0
1915 8 8 0
1916 21 21 0
1917 18 18 0
1918 18 18 0
1919 8 8 0
1920 8 8 0
1921 6 6 0
1923 5 5 0
1927 6 6 0
1979 7 7 0
1995 9 9 0
1996 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 7 7 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 9 9 0
2001 18 18 0
2002 13 13 0
2003 14 14 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 16 16 0
2006 16 16 0
2007 33 33 0
2008 21 21 0
2009 27 27 0
2010 27 27 0
2011 26 26 0
2012 30 30 0
2013 30 30 0
2014 33 33 0
2015 30 30 0
2016 41 41 0
2017 25 25 0

Where is the name Svea popular?

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Popularity of Svea as a first name

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Common last names for Svea

  • Johnson
  • Anderson
  • Nelson
  • Carlson
  • Olson
  • Peterson
  • Swanson
  • Erickson
  • Smith

Fun Facts about the name Svea

  • How Popular is the name Svea? Svea is the 13,903rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Svea have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 645 babies born with the first name Svea in the United States. That's more than enough people named Svea to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Svea? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1892 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Svea first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Svea is Thursday, June 20th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Svea born? The highest recorded use of the first name Svea was in 2016 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Svea Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Svea is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Svea: Your name in reverse order is Aevs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Esva. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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