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Gender: Female Meaning of Gunilla: "battle maiden" Origin of Gunilla: Swedish

The name Gunilla is a girl's name of Swedish origin meaning "battle maiden". Gunilla and is often added to lists like Names with Military Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "High School Drama Club Round 3".

From the experts:

This popular old Swedish name is not one that would appeal to many modern American parents, though shortening it to Nilla helps.

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Famous People Named Gunilla

Gunilla Bielke, a 16th-century queen of Sweden

Pop Culture References for the name Gunilla

Very popular in Sweden in the 1940s
Gunilla Molly "Gulla" Wiltersen, the Norwegian name of Ginevra Molly "Ginny" Weasley from the Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling.
Gunilla, head Valkyrie and thane of Valhalla in Rick Riordin's "Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard"



danirose01 Says:


A gorilla with a firearm