What does Gudrun mean?
Gudrun [gu-drun] as a girls' name is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Gudrun is "god rune". From guth and run. The name appears in early Germanic tales and Icelandic myths. Name of one of the characters in DH Lawrence's 1920 novel, "Women in Love".
(female) Godrun, ..
(male) Gudric, .. Middle name pairings:
Gudrun Alaia (G.A.), ..
How popular is Gudrun?
Gudrun is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2690 out of 4276, Top 63%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Gudrun was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #1604 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
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