Arne

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See also: arne and arnë

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

For the given name, a short form of Old Norse compound names beginning with arn- (eagle).

Proper noun[edit]

Arne (countable and uncountable, plural Arnes)

  1. A male given name from the Germanic languages occasionally used in English.
  2. A hamlet and civil parish in Dorset, England, formerly in Purbeck district (OS grid ref SY9788).
  3. A surname originating as a patronymic.

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Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Arne is the 36585th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 611 individuals. Arne is most common among White (77.58%) and Black/African American (14.24%) individuals.

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Arni, Árni, short forms of names beginning with Old Norse ǫrn (eagle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /arnə/, [ˈɑːnə]

Proper noun[edit]

Arne

  1. a male given name

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 36 874 males with the given name Arne have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1920s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaʁnə/
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Proper noun[edit]

Arne

  1. a male given name from the Scandinavian languages, equivalent to German Arno

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἄρνη (Árnē).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Arnē f sg (genitive Arnēs); first declension

  1. A town of Thessaly, colony of Boeotia
  2. A town of Boeotia

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (Greek-type), with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Arnē
Genitive Arnēs
Dative Arnae
Accusative Arnēn
Ablative Arnē
Vocative Arnē
Locative Arnae

References[edit]

  • Arne”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Arne in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.
  • Arne”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Arni, Árni, short form of given names beginning with Arn-, from ǫrn (eagle). Cognate with Faroese and Icelandic Árni, and Swedish and Danish Arne.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²aː(r)nə/, /aːɳə/

Proper noun[edit]

Arne m

  1. a male given name from Old Norse, feminine equivalent Arna

Usage notes[edit]

  • The most common given name of men born in Norway in the 1910s, 1920s and 1930s.

Patronymics:

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Arni. A runic name revived in 1862.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Arne c (genitive Arnes)

  1. a male given name

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References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, →ISBN
  • [3] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, →ISBN: 66 800 males with the given name Arne living in Sweden on 31 December 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1920s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

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