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Male Male Name


Sweden Swedish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Younger form of Guðmarr and Gudhmar [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Guðmarr

Name Day

Sweden Sweden

3 June


Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Gudmar
Accusative: Gudmar
Dative: Gudmari
Genitive: Gudmars

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Norway: 16th century [2]
Sweden: 1859 [1]

Strongest Period of Usage

Sweden: 1930-1949 [4]


Name Count per Country

CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Sweden Sweden[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m3.png 0 0 18 101
Denmark Denmark[6] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 n.a. 0 n.a
Norway Norway[7] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 0 0 0
Finland Finland[8] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m1.png n.a. 1 n.a 1
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Gudmar.

Sources: [5] [6] [7] [8]


  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  4. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  5. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  6. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  7. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,
  8. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,