Name Kjartan

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kjartan

Kjartan is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Kjartan

Kjartan is a masculine given name found in the Nordic countries, most prominently in Iceland and Norway. It is a younger form of the Old Norse and Icelandic name Mýrkjartan, which derived from the Old Irish name Muircheartach. Besides, Kjartan is a Scandinavian variant of the Old Irish name Certán.

Meaning of Kjartan

Kjartan means “mariner” and “sea warrior” (from Old Norse “muir” = sea + “cheartach” = warrior). The meaning of the Old Irish name Certán is unknown, it possibly means “humming sound”.

Pronunciation of Kjartan

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Name Statistic: Kjartan is ranked #11910 overall ↔ NaN

  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 818 ↔ NaN
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1091 ↔ NaN
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2505 ↔ NaN
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4156 ↔ NaN
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 6450 ↔ NaN
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8926 ↔ NaN
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 9030 ↔ NaN
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 9870 ↔ NaN
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 10501 ↔ NaN
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 10567 ↔ NaN
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 12622 ↔ NaN
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 12759 ↔ NaN
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 13890 ↔ NaN
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 14133 ↔ NaN
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 14143 ↔ NaN
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 14266 ↔ NaN
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 14272 ↔ NaN
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 14288 ↔ NaN
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 14355 ↔ NaN


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