Gender Feminine

Meaning & History

Old Norse form of Gudrun, as well as the modern Icelandic form.

Related Names

Rootsguð + rún
Other Languages & CulturesGudrun(Danish) Gudrun(German) Gudrun, Guro(Norwegian) Gudrun(Swedish)



Sources & References

  1. Viking Answer Lady Webpage, available from
  2. Peterson, Lena. Nordiskt runnamnslexikon. Uppsala, 2007, page 87.
Entry updated December 7, 2022