Oliwier - boys name

Oliwier name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 89%

Oliwier name meaning:

The name Oliwier is a variant of the name Oliver, which is derived from the Germanic name "Oliverius" or "Alfheri." The name has multiple potential meanings and origins. One possibility is that it is derived from the Germanic elements "alv," meaning "elf," and "hari," meaning "army" or "warrior," suggesting a meaning of "elf warrior" or "elf army." Another possible origin is from the Old Norse name "Óleifr," composed of the elements "óðr," meaning "poetry" or "inspiration," and "leifr," meaning "descendant" or "heir," indicating a meaning of "heir of the ancestors" or "descendant of the poetic one."

Overall, the name Oliwier carries connotations of strength, bravery, and perhaps even a touch of magical or poetic inspiration. It is a name that holds historical and mythical significance, evoking images of a warrior with a connection to the mystical world of elves or a poetic soul with a rich ancestral heritage. The name Oliwier combines both power and enchantment, making it a unique and compelling choice for a boy's name.


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Overall UK ranking: 520 out of 4789

75 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Oliwier

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