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Gender: M Meaning of Gunner: "bold warrior" Origin of Gunner: Scandinavian variation of Gunther Gunner's Popularity in 2014: #235

The kind of nouveau macho name favored by NRA-leaning parents. Killers' frontman Brandon Flowers gave it to his son in 2009. It is now ranked at number 235. Gunnar is another spelling that makes the name a bit less militaristic.

Famous People Named Gunner

Gunnar Nelson (spelling variation), musician and twin son of actor/musician Ricky Nelson
Gunner Calaway, son of American wrestler "The Undertaker"

Pop Culture References for the name Gunner

Gunner Jensen, character in The Expendables movies, played by Dolph Lundgren.