Rasmus

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin saints' name Erasmus, from Ancient Greek Erasmos "beloved". Used in Denmark since the fifteenth century.

Proper noun[edit]

Rasmus

  1. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 40 173 males with the given name Rasmus 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.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rasmus

  1. A male given name shortened from Erasmus.

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rasmus

  1. A male given name of shortened from Erasmus.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of Erasmus. First recorded in Sweden in 1481.

Proper noun[edit]

Rasmus

  1. A male given name.