Name Iwar

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Iwar

Iwar is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Iwar

Iwar is a Scandinavian name and derived from the Old Norse name Ívarr. Besides, Iwar is a short form of the Nordic name Ingvar or the Old Danish name Ingwar.

Meaning of Iwar

Iwar 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 Iwar

Variants of the name Iwar

Ivar Yvar

Iwar in the categories

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Name Statistic: Iwar is ranked #4423 overall ↑↑ 904

  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 915 ↓↓ -160
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1295 ↑ 28
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1629 ↑↑ 2871
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3002 ↑↑ 142
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3581 ↑↑ 127
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3719 ↑ 63
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3915 ↑↑ 1006
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 4231 ↑↑ 493
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 5324 ↑↑ 1400
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5965 ↑↑ 737
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 6182 ↑↑ 1303
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 6885 ↓↓ -946
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 7207 ↓↓ -953
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9314 ↓↓ -165
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10007 ↓↓ -944
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 10497 ↑↑ 1628
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 11783 ↑↑ 2011
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 12428 ↓↓ -273
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 14122 ↓↓ -378

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Name Iwar

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