Lasse

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See also: lasse and Lásse

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of Lars, taken to regular use as a formal given name in the 20th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Lasse

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 15 986 males with the given name Lasse have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1990s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Swedish style variant of Lassi, diminutive of Lauri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɑsːe/
  • Hyphenation: Las‧se

Proper noun[edit]

Lasse

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval diminutive of Lars and of other Norwegian cognates of the English Laurence.

Proper noun[edit]

Lasse

  1. A male given name.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lasse

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Lars, less often recorded as an official name.