Name Ivar

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ivar

Ivar is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Ivar

Ivar is a younger Scandinavian form of the Old Norse name Ívarr. Ivar is as well a short variant of the Scandinavian name Ingvar.

Meaning of Ivar

Ivar means “archer” or “bow warrior” (from Old Norse “ýr” = bow/yew tree + “-arr/herr” = army/warrior) and “warrior of Yngvi“ or “protected by Yngvi“ (from the name of Germanic God “Yngvi” + Old Norse “-arr/herr” = army/warrior).

Pronunciation of Ivar

Variants of the name Ivar

Iwar Yvar

Ivar in the categories

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Name Statistic: Ivar is ranked #2902 overall ↑↑ 298

  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 555 ↓ -24
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 820 ↑↑ 911
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1175 ↑ 25
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1326 ↑ 38
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1637 ↑↑ 1858
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1969 ↓ -89
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2067 ↑ 44
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2360 ↑↑ 668
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2520 ↓↓ -173
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2814 ↓ -43
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2945 ↓↓ -297
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3065 ↓↓ -311
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3118 ↔ 0
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3297 ↑↑ 659
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3311 ↓↓ -168
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3547 ↓↓ -855
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4035 ↓↓ -388
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9459 ↓↓ -544
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 14142 ↓↓ -400

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Name Ivar

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