The name Gunnar is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "bold warrior". Gunnar is ranked #437 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".
From the experts:
A key figure in Norse legend and a traditional Scandinavian favorite making inroads here. Because of or in spite of its macho image, it now ranks at Number 398.