Meaning and Origin of Donner - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Donner

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : Dark warrior

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • German : nickname for a loud or irascible man, from Middle High German doner ‘thunder’ (Old High German thonar).
  • Jewish (Ashkenazic) : ornamental adoption of German Donner ‘thunder’.