Einar Name Meaning & Origin
Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!
Sister & Brother Names
Know an Einar? What are his siblings named?
Name Lists Featuring Einar
Contribute your knowledge to the name Einar
- Comments and insights on the name Einar
- Personal experiences with the name Einar
- Nicknames for Einar
- Meanings and history of the name Einar
From Old Norse elements ein "one" and arr "warrior". This name shares the same roots as einherjar; in Norse mythology they were the spirits of warriors that have died in battle and who are brought to Valhalla by valkyries.
Pronounced: EYE-nar in Norway, AY-nar in Iceland
- Famous real-life people named Einar
Einar Már Guðmundsson - Icelandic author of Englar Alheimsins (Angels of the Universe)
- Einar in song, story & screen