An old Norwegian word for the son of the infamous warlord “Gunnr”. The word Gunnr also means war. Around 800 AD Gunnr was an extremely powerful Viking King on the west coast of Norway in the area of Sogn and fjordene. He was renowned for extreme cruelty and limitless power. At the hight of his era he controlled 100,000 strong viking army attacking Russia and Ukraine and taking over Mikligarður, now Istanbul.
by Icelandic University March 02, 2016