Swedish last names - How to be Swedish

Typical Swedish first- & last names

Every Swede has at least two names. A first- and a last name. Using names is convenient because it makes it easier for you to understand who your best friend is talking about, or if you want to … Read more

Most Common Surnames in Sweden (2016)

Top 100 Most Common Swedish Surnames: -son, -quist, -ström & Co. (2016)

(Latest update: March 2017) One third of all Swedish surnames end with –son. Svensson, Johansson, Gustavsson belong to the most common last names in Sweden. (Source: SCB.) Those names are so common, that you can expect to … Read more