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Old Norse[edit]


From Old Norse geirr (spear). Might also be a short form of Old Norse proper names with Geir- (such as Geirbrandr) or -geirr (such as Þorgeirr). In both cases from Proto-Germanic *gaizaz. Cognate to Ger- as in German Gerhard and English Gerard and to Old English gār as in English Edgar.

Proper noun[edit]

Geirr m

  1. A male given name.