What does Gunter mean?
Gunter \g(u)-nter, gun-ter\ as a boys' name is of German derivation, and the meaning of Gunter is "battler, warrior". Gunter is a variation of Gunther (German): Gunnar is a Scandinavian variant. Seldom used as a name for children.
Gunter is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1288 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Gunter and related names. Gunnar (#381 in 2014) and Gunner (#235) are the popular varying forms of Gunter (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. These boy names are at the top of their popularity presently. Gunnar (#381) and Gunner (#235) are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these, and there is also a resurgence in birth name usage for Gunnar. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Hunter. This name tends to be more commonly used than Gunter.