Name Element ARR

TypeElement

Meaning & History

Old Norse element meaning "warrior", from Proto-Norse *harjaz "leader of an army".
Variantherr
Other Languages & Cultureshari Ancient Germanic here Anglo-Saxon
Given Name DescendantsAlfher, Gundahar, Raganhar, Rainer, Reiner Ancient Germanic Agnarr, Alfarr, Brynjarr, Einarr, Gunnarr, Hjálmarr, Hreiðarr, Ívarr, Ragnarr, Steinarr, Yngvarr Ancient Scandinavian Ihar Belarusian Igor, Oliver, Olivera Croatian Oliver, Olivie Czech Agner, Einar, Gunder, Gunnar, Hjalmar, Ingvar, Ivar, Oliver, Olivia, Ragnar, Vidar Danish Olivier, Reinier Dutch Alivia, Evander, Oliver, Olivia, Rayner, Olyvia English Ivor English (British) Alvar, Oliver Estonian Jalmari, Oliver, Olivia Finnish Olivier, Olivie, Rainier French Günter, Gunter, Günther, Gunther, Oliver, Olivia, Rainer, Reiner German Gundahar, Günther Germanic Mythology Olivér, Olívia Hungarian Agnar, Brynjar, Einar, Elvar, Gunnar, Ingvar, Rúnar Icelandic Íomhar, Ivor Irish Igor, Olivia, Oliviero, Raniero Italian Reneer Limburgish Olivette Literature Igor, Oliver, Olivera Macedonian Olivier Medieval French Gunnar, Gunnarr, Vidar, Víðarr Norse Mythology Agnar, Brynjar, Einar, Gunder, Gunnar, Hjalmar, Ingvar, Ivar, Oliver, Olivia, Ragnar, Reidar, Runar, Steinar, Vidar, Yngvar Norwegian Igor, Oliwia, Oliwer, Oliwier Polish Álvaro, Igor, Olívia Portuguese Igor Russian Evander, Iomhar, Ivor Scottish Igor, Oliver, Olivera Serbian Oliver, Olívia Slovak Igor Slovene Álvaro, Olivia, Rainerio Spanish Alvar, Einar, Gunder, Gunnar, Hjalmar, Ingvar, Ivar, Oliver, Olivia, Ragnar, Vidar Swedish Ihor Ukrainian Ivor Welsh
Surname DescendantsGunnarsen Danish Ivers English Günther, Gunther German Agnarsson Icelandic Ivers, MacIomhair, MacIver, McIver Irish Raneri Italian Gundersen, Gunnarsen Norwegian Alves Portuguese MacIomhair, MacIver, McIver Scottish Álvarez Spanish Alvarsson, Einarsson, Gunnarsson Swedish
Entry added December 3, 2014   Contribute