Gunnar - Meaning of Gunnar

What does Gunnar mean?

[ 2 syll. gun-nar, gu-nn-ar ] The baby boy name Gunnar is pronounced GAHN-aaR or GUW-N-er †. Gunnar has its origins in the Germanic language, and it is used largely in English and Scandinavian. Gunnar is a variation of Günther (German).

Gunar (Scandinavian spelling variant) is a form of the name.

See also the related form, Gunner (English).

See also the related categories, english, germanic (german), and scandinavian.

Gunnar is fairly popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1990s; before that, it was of only irregular use. At the modest height of its usage in 2015, 0.041% of baby boys were named Gunnar. It ranked at #386 then. In 2018, it ranked at #470 with a usage of 0.032%. Within the group of boy names directly related to Gunnar, Gunner was the most popular. The name was twice as popular as Gunnar in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Gunnar include Gunar, Gomar, Gomir, Gomor, Gomur, Gomyr, Gunner, Gemarya, Guiomar, and Gumaro.

† Pronunciation for Gunnar: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"

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