Popularity:3697
Origin:Scandinavian
Meaning:yew or bow army
Ivar is a masculine name of Scandinavian origin that means "archer" or "bow warrior." In Old Norse, the name comes from the yew tree, which was once used to create powerful bows. It's also related to Freyr, a figure in Norse mythology who was a ruler of peace, rain, and sunshine. If you want to inspire baby to be one with nature and have a strong personality, Ivar is sure to hit the mark.

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