Given Name HOLGER

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Hólmgeirr, derived from the elements holmr "island" and geirr "spear". This was the name of one of Charlemagne's generals, a nobleman from Denmark.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hólmgeirr (Ancient Scandinavian)

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Entry updated May 31, 2018