Gunner Family History
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Gunner Name Meaning
English: from the Old Norse female personal name Gunvor, composed of the elements gunn ‘battle’ + vor, the feminine form of varr ‘defender’, or possibly from the Old Norse male personal name Gunnarr. English: occupational name for an operator of heavy artillery (see Gunn). Americanized spelling of German Gönner, a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named Gönne.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gunter, Turner, Jenner, Dunner, Finner, Kinner, Butner, Runner