Top 100 baby names in Norway (2008)

Top 100 baby names in Norway (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Oliver (469) +13Emma (608) +1
2Emil (466) +2Linnea (504) +10
3Mathias (454) -1Ida (427) +1
4Jonas (448) -3Nora (410) +3
5Magnus (439) -2Thea (406) -4
6Daniel (429) +1Maria (365) +3
7William (414) +12Ingrid (363) +1
8Andreas (413) +4Anna (361) -3
9Tobias (409) +1Julie (359) -6
10Adrian (395) +3Sofie (357) +1
11Henrik (385) -5Mia (338) +3
12Sebastian (378) -4Emilie (335) -6
13Martin (363) -4Sara (333) -4
14Noah (361) Amalie (314) +2
15Elias (342) -10Leah (295) +4
16Sander (341) -5Vilde (279) -3
17Benjamin (339) +3Tuva (261) -2
18Lucas (337) +7Frida (255) -1
19Isak (332) +15Malin (251) -1
20Marius (298) -4Andrea (249) +4
21Sondre (288) +1Mathilde (246) +8
22Alexander (282) -4Selma (244) +4
23Kristian (270) -6Aurora (239) +5
24Lukas (270) Marie (230) -1
25Markus (259) -4Hedda (229) -3
26Fredrik (248) -2Martine (223) +5
27Thomas (239) +1Ella (217) +5
28Jakob (226) +10Maja (217) -2
29Johannes (224) +2Mina (212) -9
30Leon (222) +11Oda (210) -9
31Erik (218) -4Helene (200) +5
32Kristoffer (218) -1Mari (198) +5
33Eirik (209) -5Elise (196)
34Ole (209) -7Victoria (196) -7
35Marcus (207) -2Hanna (191) -5
36Julian (202) -4Hannah (182) -3
37Håkon (200) +8Jenny (176) +3
38Oskar (194) Julia (174)
39Simen (193) -4Silje (158) +9
40Lars (186) -3Eline (156) -1
41Gabriel (182) +18Mille (155) +44
42Jonathan (178) +12Tiril (150)
43Theodor (174) +16Mathea (149) +8
44Filip (173) +3Sofia (148) +3
45Kasper (170) +5Sarah (147) -10
46Oscar (169) +16Amanda (139) +10
47Trym (169) +10Celine (138) +2
48Christian (162) -6Ingeborg (130) -5
49Sindre (162) -8Maren (129) -8
50Even (161) -7Isabella (121) +12
51Herman (161) -1Kaja (120) -6
52Nikolai (161) +1Karoline (120) +4
53David (160) -9Milla (120) +80*
54Kevin (160) +10Sunniva (117) -11
55Sigurd (159) -9Olivia (116) +16
56Johan (158) +20Johanne (114) -2
57Aleksander (155) -22Pernille (114) -10
58Mats (151) +10Ane (110) -5
59Mikkel (150) +2Nathalie (109) +3
60Olav (150) +7Synne (109) -8
61Leander (147) +4Kristine (108) -3
62Aksel (146) -10Sigrid (104) -12
63Jørgen (144) -11Solveig (104) +13
64Simon (144) +9Astrid (101)
65Brage (142) -1Celina (101) +2
66Odin (138) -10Dina (101) +6
67Theo (138) +12Signe (99) +14
68Casper (136) +16Caroline (98) +11
69Jacob (134) +5Linea (97) +28
70Linus (133) -22Alma (96) +31*
71Vetle (131) -4Lisa (95) -5
72Leo (128) +8Marte (95) -10
73Ola (128) +10Erle (94)
74Anders (127) -19Natalie (93) +3
75Felix (127) +2Ronja (93) -17
76Aron (123) +18Ada (92) -17
77Sivert (120) -7Angelica (92) -10
78Eskil (119) +17Live (92) +24
79Petter (119) -7Mie (92) +21
80Jesper (117) -22Anne (91) +4
81Sverre (115) +2Matilde (90) -2
82Iver (114) -8Alexandra (89) +3
83Hans (107) +20*Michelle (89) +7
84Adam (105) +5Lina (88) -20
85Håvard (104) -4Eva (87) -4
86Nicolai (104) -13Josefine (87) -12
87Joakim (103) -9Lea (87) +4
88Philip (102) -20Alva (86) -16
89Mads (101) -4Sandra (86) -29
90Dennis (98) -2Madelen (85) +2
91Samuel (98) +2Iselin (81) -25
92Erlend (97) -6Emily (76) +24*
93Robin (97) -5Malene (76) -11
94Max (94) +27*Maya (76) +17*
95Vegard (93) -6Oline (75) +16*
96Mikael (90) +8*Henriette (74) -21
97Christoffer (89) -5Johanna (74) -4
98Niklas (89) +13*Lilly (74) +15*
99Mohammad (86)+39*Stella (73) +41*
100Storm (86) +11*Tilde (73) +8*
Source: Statistics Norway * new entry

Note: The top 100 list treats different spellings, variants and abbreviations of a name as separate names.

Adding up the numbers for all variants yields a totally different top 10 list for 2008:

Top 10 baby names in Norway (2008)
(joint rankings)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Lucas* +2Linnea* +7
2Mathias* -1Emma +1
3Emil +4Sara* -2
4Markus* +2Nora* +1
5Oliver (new)Thea* -3
6Jonas -1Ida
7Magnus +1Sofie* (new)
8Alexander* -6Leah* (new)
9Kristian* -5Ingrid*
10Andreas (new)Julie -6
* joint rankings
  • Lucas*: Lucas, Lukas
  • Mathias*: Mathias, Matias
  • Markus*: Markus, Marcus
  • Alexander*: Alexander, Aleksander
  • Kristian*: Kristian, Christian
  • Linnea*: Linnea, Linea
  • Sara*: Sara, Sahra, Sarah
  • Nora*: Nora, Norah
  • Thea*: Thea, Tea
  • Sofie*: Sofie, Sophie
  • Leah*: Leah, Lea
  • Ingrid*: Ingrid, Ingerid, Ingri

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