Name
FERDINAND

Name FERDINAND

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 30,246 births of Ferdinand in the countries below, which represents an average of 213 births of children bearing the first name Ferdinand per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 511 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Ferdinand   
In Italiano Nome Ferdinand   
Available variant : Ferdinánd


Information about the first name Ferdinand

We celebrate Ferdinand on May 30th
The first name Ferdinand is listed in our categories :The first name Ferdinand has been assigned to:
99.72% to boys
0.28% to girls
The country where the first name Ferdinand is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 9 letters including 3 vowels and 6 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Ferdinand

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Ferdinand : Fredinand

Ferdinand in Japanese *

Romajiferudinando
Katakanaフェルディナンド
Hiraganaふぇるでぃなんど
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Ferdinand in sign language

Ferdinand in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Ferdinand

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Spanish Ferdinando, from Proto-Germanic *fardiz (“journey”) or *friþuz (“peace”) + *nanþaz (“daring”) (from the root of *ninþaną (“to be daring”)).
  • The moon is named after a character in Shakespeare's The Tempest.
Pronunciation src :
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈfɝdn̩.ænd/, /ˈfɝdən-/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈfɜːdɪnænd/
  • Hyphenation: Fer‧di‧nand
Proper noun src :
  • Ferdinand
  • A male given name from the Germanic languages, best known for a 13th century king of Spain, but seldom popular in English.
  • (astronomy) A moon of Uranus.
Slovak
Etymology src :
  • Derived from German Ferdinand.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛrdinand/
Proper noun src :
  • Ferdinand m anim (genitive singular Ferdinanda, nominative plural Ferdinandovia, declension pattern of chlap)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Ferdinand
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Ferdinand c (genitive Ferdinands)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Ferdinand
DK Danish
Proper noun src :
  • Ferdinand
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Ferdinand
DE German
Etymology src :
  • From Spanish Ferdinando, from Proto-Germanic *fardiz (“journey”) or *friþuz (“peace”) + *nanþaz (“daring”) (from the root of *ninþaną (“to be daring”)).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛʁdinant/
Proper noun src :
  • Ferdinand m (proper noun, strong, genitive Ferdinands)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Ferdinand
CZ Czech
Proper noun src :
  • Ferdinand m anim
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Ferdinand
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • This proper noun needs an inflection-table template.
 

Popularity of the name Ferdinand

Number of FERDINAND births per year

Total births of Ferdinand by country

Births with the first name Ferdinand
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
16,207
82
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
5,640
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
2,240
2
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
1,811
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
1,373
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
1,240
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
618
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
281
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
217
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
160
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
93
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
93
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
73
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
41
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
24
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
17
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
12
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
10
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
8
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
3
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Ferdinand by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Ferdinand
Country
Boys
Girls
DEGermany
2022
212
0
ATAustria
2021
178
0
FRFrance
2022
48
0
NONorway
2022
19
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
17
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
15
0
DKDenmark
2022
9
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
8
0
SESweden
2022
2
0
QCQuebec
2022
1
0
CLChili
2021
1
0
ITItaly
2021
1
0

Comments on the name Ferdinand

Personalities with the first name Ferdinand

There are 449 personalities with the first name Ferdinand


Ferdinand E. E. Marcos
src

Philippines
Politician


Eugène Delacroix
src

France
Photographer Painter Muralist Architectural draftsperson Drawer Lithographer Diarist Pastellist


Georg Cantor
(George Ferdinand Ludwig Philipp Cantor) src

German reich
Mathematician University teacher Philosopher


François-Ferdinand D'autriche
src

Austrian empire Cisleithania
Politician


Ferdinand De Saussure
src

Switzerland
Linguist


Ferdinand Braun
src

Kingdom of prussia Electorate of hesse
Physicist Inventor University teacher


Louis-Ferdinand Céline
(Louis Ferdinand Destouches) src

France
Writer Military personnel Physician writer Novelist


Wilhelm Von Humboldt
(Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Karl Ferdinand Von Humboldt) src

Kingdom of prussia
Writer Teacher Politician Diplomat Historian Linguist Anthropologist Philosopher


Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr.) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Author Film producer Basketball player Basketball coach Television actor


Hermann Ludwig Von Helmholtz
(Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand Helmholtz) src

Kingdom of prussia German reich
Naturalist Physicist Psychologist University teacher Physiologist Pathologist Military physician Philosopher Anatomist Biophysicist Musicologist Music theorist Ophthalmologist



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Ferdinand
Full list of personalities with the first name Ferdinand

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Ferdinand

There are 216 actors and actresses with the first name Ferdinand
Ferdinand Lehmann
Ferdinand Hofer
Ferdinand Falsen Hiis
Ferdinand Gomez Glad Bak
Ferdinand Seebacher
Ferdinand Luis
Ferdinand Chesnais
Ferdinand Schmidt-Modrow
Ferdinand Von Schrottenberg
Ferdinand Dörfler
Ferdinand Von Schirach
Ferdinand Zander
Ferdinand Grözinger
Ferdinand Jay Smith
Ferdinand Kaup
Ferdinand Havlík
Ferdinand Safránek
Ferdinand Dux
Ferdinand Kruta
Ferdinand Snajberk
Ferdinand Marian
Ferdinand Asper
Ferdinand Zegel
Ferdinand Hart
Ferdinand Schumann-Heink
Ferdinand Fiala
Ferdinand Jarkovský
Ferdinand Munier
Ferdinand Von Alten
Ferdinand Mayerhofer

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Ferdinand
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Ferdinand

Rankings of first name FERDINAND by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#59AT Austria2021
#166CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#221NO Norway2022
#275DE Germany2022
#381DK Denmark2022
#883FR France2022
#935CH Switzerland2021
#1670GB United Kingdom2021
#2176SE Sweden2022
#5209CL Chili2021
#7790QC Quebec2022
#22228IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name FERDINAND (female) births over the last year available in each country