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Name Morten

Origin:From a Latin word for MarsTools:

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Languages of use:Scandinavian
US 2021 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Marten, Mårten, Merten, Morven, Colten, Cortez, Doreen, Dörte, Jorden, Jörgen     Details
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About Martin/Martina, the group of names with the same origin as Morten

Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:from a Roman cognomen Martinus which derives from the name of the Roman god of war, Mars
 known from Saint Martin who shared his cloak with a beggar (4th century AD)
 until now there were 5 popes with this name
Words:mars = Mars (the Roman god of war)  Latin
Topics:Popes, Roman mythology, Roman nickname
Variants' top ranks:1:Martín Spain 2021,  1:Martin Norway 1998,  1:Martina Argentina 2014,  2:Martim Portugal 2015,  4:Marten Estonia 2012,  4:Martine Belgium 2013,  8:Marcin Poland 2012,  10:Martynas Lithuania 2008,  10:Martyna Poland 2008,  13:Morten Norway 2015
Somehow related to:Mark/Marcella
Old/original forms:Martinus Latin
Name variants:Maartje, Martina, Martine, Martje, Martyna, Maarten, Máirtín, Marcin, Marten, Mårten, Martí, Martijn, Martim, Martin, Martín, Martinho, Martino, Martinus, Márton, Martti, Marty, Martyn, Martynas, Merten, Morten, Tijn, Tine, Tinus   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Morten

DenmarkGraph2001 43,  2000 40,  1999 36,  1998 33,  1997 29,  1996 27
Denmark prevalenceGraph2015 152005 18
NorwayGraph2014 182,  2011 154,  2010 180,  2009 178,  2008 126,  2003 79,  2002 73,  2001 61,  2000 63,  1999 48,  1998 48,  1997 45
Norway prevalence 2015 13
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