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ungr-endings are quite common in Old Norse names. They probably derive from Old Norse ungr = 'young', and indicate either a pet form of the main name or a patronymic form meaning 'son/descendant of ...' [1] [2]

They might be closely related to -ingr-endings as well.

An Old Norse variant form (older) is -ungR

An Old Norse variant form is -ungi

A younger Nordic form is -ung

A younger Icelandic form is -ungur

List of Names with -ungr-endings

  1. Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)