Name: Werner

Origin and Meaning of the Name Werner

  • Meaning:
    Protecting army
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Protecting army
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (VER ner)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Werner)
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Miscellaneous Info for Werner

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  • Used in:
    English and German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    German name derived from the Germanic Warenheri, composed of the elements ware (a defender, a guard) and heri (army).

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