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


Gunnar is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Gunnar?

Gunnar is a Nordic name (originally Gunnarr) and is a Nordic form of the Old High German name Günther.

What does the name Gunnar mean?

Gunnar means “warrior in the war” (from Old Norse “gunnr/guðr” = war/fight + “arr” = warrior/army) and “warrior of the north” (from Old Norse “nor” = north).

Pronunciation of Gunnar

Variants of the name Gunnar

Gunar Gunnarr

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Popularity of the name Gunnar

The name Gunnar is ranked #3984 overall.

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