What does Gunnar mean?
The meaning of Gunnar is "brave warrior".
It is also of Scandinavian origin, where its meaning is "war warrior".
Gunnar is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Gu-nnar.
The Given Name Gunnar
Bold and chic, it is a name considered by many parents.
Fearless yet enchanting, the name is a great blend of character and flair.
Gunnar remains a favorite due to its simple and popular nature.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Gunnar Myrdal, Gunnar Nordahl, and Gunnar Thoroddsen.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 382 in baby name popularity for boys with 813 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
View the Gunnar Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Gunnar has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Gunnar to other names.
Gunnar Related Names
- Gunnar Myrdal ~ Nobel Prize for Economics 1974
- Gunnar Nordahl ~ Soccer Player
- Gunnar Thoroddsen ~ Icelandic Prime Minister (1980-1983)
Gunnar Name Fun
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