Meaning name Hrotger


Meaning name Hrotger
Variant form of Old High German Hrodgar, meaning "famous spear."

Hrodohaidis - Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and heid "kind, sort," hence "famous sort."
Hrwyn - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the elements hróð "famous" and wyn "joy," hence "famous joy."
Hrodwyn - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Hróðwyn, meaning "famous joy."
Hraldr - Old Norse name composed of the elements hróðr "fame" and valdr "power, rule," hence "famous ruler."
Hrar - Icelandic form of Old Norse Hróarr, meaning "famous spear."
Hrarr - Contracted form of Old Norse Hróðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Hroda - German short form of longer names beginning with Hrod-, meaning "famous."
Hrodebert - Old High German name composed of the elements hrod "fame" and berht "bright, famous," hence "bright fame."
Hrodgar - Old High German equivalent of Old Norse Hróðgeirr, composed of the elements hrod "fame, glory, renown" and ger "spear," hence "famous spear."
Hrogar - Anglo-Saxon equivalent of Old Norse Hr??geirr, composed of the Old English elements hro? "fame" and gar "spear." This name became unused after the Normans introduced Hrodger to Britain, the name which eventually yielded the more familiar Roger.