GENDER: Masculine
Meaning & History
From the Old Norse name Gunnarr which was derived from the elements gunnr "war" and arr "warrior" (making it a cognate of GÜNTHER). Gunnar was a character in Norse legend, the husband of Brynhild.
Related Names
VARIANT: Gunnarr (Norse Mythology)
DIMINUTIVES: Gunne (Swedish), Gunne (Norwegian), Gunne (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Gunnarr (Ancient Scandinavian)
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