Svend

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Sveinn. Cognate with Swedish Sven and Norwegian Svein.

Proper noun[edit]

Svend

  1. A male given name.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 64 637 males with the given name Svend have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1910s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish Svend, as a variant of Svein.

Proper noun[edit]

Svend

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]