Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AWRT-veen(German)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Old German elements ort "point" and wini "friend". This is the name of Gudrun's brother in the medieval German epic Kudrun.

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Austria: May 22


Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 1181.
Entry updated December 7, 2022