Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. YAL-mar(Swedish)
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Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Hjálmarr meaning "helmeted warrior" from the element hjalmr "helmet" combined with arr "warrior".

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHjálmarr(Ancient Scandinavian) Jalmari, Jari(Finnish) Hjálmar(Icelandic)
Same SpellingHjálmar

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Norway: January 16
Sweden: January 16

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Entry updated April 16, 2019