Name: Donner

Origin and Meaning of the Name Donner

  • Meaning:
    Thunder; fierce temper
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (DON er)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Donner)
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Miscellaneous Info for Donner

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  • Used in:
    German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The surname comes from the German 'Donner' ('thunder'). As an Ashkenazic Jewish surname it represents one of many last names taken from natural phenomena. In German it was used of a man with a fierce temper.

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