Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈæɪ.nɑɾ/(Norwegian) /ˈeiː.nar/(Icelandic) AY-nar(Swedish)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Einarr, derived from the elements einn "one, alone" and herr "army, warrior". This name shares the same roots as einherjar, the word for the slain warriors in Valhalla.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesEinārs(Latvian) Einarr(Old Norse)
Surname DescendantEinarsson(Swedish)
User SubmissionEinár


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   strange   serious  

Name Days

Estonia: November 17
Norway: September 26
Sweden: September 26


Entry updated April 23, 2024