Kjartan

Heart
CHAR-tan; SHAR-tan
Nordic
"sea warrior"

Kjartan Origin and Meaning

The name Kjartan is a boy's name meaning "sea warrior".

A short form of Mýrkjartan, an Old Norse name derived from the Irish Muircheartach "sea warrior". It is also a Nordic form of the Old Irish name Certán, possibly meaning "humming sound".