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Name Ferdinand

Meaning:maybe bold protectorTools:

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About the name Ferdinand in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German
Short forms:Ferdi, Ferre, Nand, Nándor
Saints:Ferdinand III of Castille
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Ferdinanda, Ferdinande, Ferdinando, Fernand     Details
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About Ferdinand/Fernanda, the group of names with the same origin as Ferdinand

Meaning/translation:maybe bold protector
Language of origin:Gothic
Info about origin, male:the Visigoth brougth this name to Spain where it became popular and the name of several rulers
 the rulers of the house Habsburg made the name popular e.g. in Germany
Words:frith = the protection, the safety  Gothic
 nanth = the boldness  Gothic
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:4:Fernanda Peru 2012,  10:Fernando Mexico 2007,  24:Ferdinand Munich 2012,  48:Ferre Belgium 2011,  61:Nándor Hungary 2008,  81:Nand Belgium 2014,  171:Fernand Belgium 2013,  784:Hernan USA 1995
Old/original forms:Fridenand Old High German, Fridunanth Gothic
Name variants:Ferdinanda, Ferdinande, Fernanda, Fernandine, Ferdi, Ferdinand, Ferdinando, Fernand, Fernando, Ferre, Hernan, Hernando, Nand, Nándor   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Germany/MunichGraph2015 29,  2014 28,  2012 242011 28
NorwayGraph2015 166,  2013 187,  2012 185,  2011 178,  2010 1632008 189