Name Aarttu Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Aarttu


Aarttu is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Aarttu?

Aarttu is a short form of the name Artturi, which is a Finnish form of the name Artur. There is no clear origin of the name Artur. It could be derived from the Roman surname Artorius or from Latin Arcturus or Greek Arktouros (Ἀρκτοῦρος). Aarttu could also be of Celtic or Nordic origin (originally Arnthor (Arnþórr)).

What does the name Aarttu mean?

Aarttu means “bear” (from Proto-Celtic “*artos”). Aarttu is as well a combination of “eagle” (from Old Norse “ari/ǫrn”) and “Thor” (the God of Thunder). Besides, Aarttu means “guardian of the bear” (from ancient Greek “árktos/ᾰ̓́ρκτος” = bear + “oûros/οὖρος” = guardian).

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Popularity of the name Aarttu

The name Aarttu is ranked #11791 overall.

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