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Name Day


Print the current name day.

Currenly supports Namedays for Sweden (Namnsdagar), Norway (Navnedager) & Denmark (Navnedager)

Missing country?

  • If you have a commasepareted file for namedays for your country, please
  • contact me and I will add it.


  • Settings page
  • Appearance in blog


  1. Upload plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Configure the plugin throuh the settings page. (Language & Pre/Post text)
  4. Edit your theme’s php files and insert the following code where you want the name to appear.

    <? if (function_exists('print_nameday')) { print_nameday(); } ?>


Can you add support for more calendars

Yes, just send me a datafile

Contributors & Developers

“Name Day” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Redesign settings page


Cosmetic changes in settings page


1.0.2 Added support for Danish and Norwegian namedays


Removed dependencies to pluggable.php, which casued compat. problems.