Swedish boys names

Top 100 Most Popular Swedish Boy Names

Swedish boys names

If you are looking for Swedish boys names, maybe because you want to get some inspiration for a baby name or just out of curiosity, you will find a list of the most popular Swedish names for boys listed below. Maybe the perfect name for your baby is among them.

Further reading about names in Sweden

Children’s books from Sweden, here

Books about the meanings of names, here

Most popular Swedish boy names (2015)

Swedish male names

All names in the list were given in 2015 and ranked according to the amount of Swedes carrying each name as their first name. The most popular Name in Sweden in 2015 is William. 977 little babies have been called that name.

Similar names, like Lucas and Lukas, have been listed under the more common of those variations. In this case there were more Lucas than Lukas, which is why the amount of Lukas with a “k” has been added to the version with a “c”.

(Statistic, 2015)

Rank Swedish Male Names Amount
1 William 977
2 Lucas 802
3 Liam 752
4 Oscar 737
5 Elias 732
6 Hugo 711
7 Oliver 709
8 Charlie 664
9 Axel 627
10 Vincent 602
11 Alexander 597
12 Noah 571
13 Leo 546
14 Ludvig 544
15 Adam 542
16 Arvid 534
17 Nils 532
18 Elliot 530
19 Filip 521
20 Leon 501
20 Melvin 501
22 Viktor 494
23 Valter 491
24 Edvin 487
25 Benjamin 480
26 Isak 465
27 Alfred 456
27 Theo 456
29 Emil 455
30 Harry 447
31 Olle 441
32 Love 438
33 Theodor 436
34 Anton 435
34 Sixten 435
36 Erik 419
37 Adrian 415
38 Albin 413
39 Gustav 408
40 Melker 386
41 Malte 369
42 Ebbe 358
43 Mohamed 355
44 Gabriel 350
45 Alvin 322
46 Max 320
47 August 319
48 Josef 317
48 Viggo 317
50 Casper 307
51 Colin 305
52 Sam 304
53 Noel 299
54 Loke 297
55 Loui 295
56 Henry 294
56 Wilmer 294
58 Kevin 288
59 Sigge 282
60 Vidar 277
61 Carl 275
62 Jacob 273
63 Frank 271
64 Jonathan 261
65 Matteo 256
66 Milton 255
67 Jack 252
68 Milo 248
69 Elton 244
70 Felix 237
71 Ville 232
72 Simon 230
73 Wilhelm 228
74 Samuel 220
75 Vilgot 219
76 Julian 215
77 Otto 214
78 Sebastian 208
79 John 201
80 Elis 198
81 Daniel 195
81 Ivar 195
83 Joel 192
84 Tage 185
85 David 184
86 Aron 183
86 Hjalmar 183
88 Kian 174
89 Rasmus 173
90 Eddie 171
91 Maximilian 169
92 Algot 166
93 Linus 157
94 Alex 155
95 Ali 151
96 Edward 147
96 Ture 147
98 Elvin 146
99 Folke 145
99 Levi 145

Names for boys in Sweden

(Source for boys names: SCB, in Swedish)

 


Pronunciation of Top 10 Swedish Male Names

And here how to correctly pronounce the top 10 names in Sweden (from 2014)

 

 

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