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Gender: Female Pronunciation: goo-drun Meaning of Gudrun: "battle" Origin of Gudrun: Scandinavian

The name Gudrun is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "battle". Gudrun and is often added to lists like Names with Military Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover name game: from one gender to the other".

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Difficult name familiar here mainly via D. H. Lawrence's Women in Love.

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Famous People Named Gudrun

Gudrun, Germanic mythological figure
Gudrun Ure, Scottish actress
Gudrun Schyman, Swedish politician
Gudrun Landgrebe, German actress
Gudrun Pausewang, German children's author
Guðrún Helgadóttir, Icelandic children's author
Gudrun Sjödén, Swedish clothing designer

Pop Culture References for the name Gudrun

Guðrún Ósvífursdóttir, main character in the Medieval Icelandic Laxdæla saga

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