Gunnar

[ goon-nahr, goon-er ]
/ ˈgʊn nɑr, ˈgʊn ər /

noun

Scandinavian Legend. the husband of Brynhild: corresponds to Gunther in the Nibelungenlied.
a male given name.

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Origin of Gunnar

<Old Norse Gunnarr, equivalent to gunn battle + herr master; compare Gundaharius, Latinized form of a Burgundian personal name
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Gunnar
/ (ˈɡʊnɑː) /

noun

Norse myth brother of Gudrun and husband of Brynhild, won for him by Sigurd. He corresponds to Gunther in the Nibelungenlied
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