• Gender: Masculine
  • Origin: Old Norse
  • Meaning: “armour wolf.”
  • (BRIN-nulf)

The name is composed of the Old Norse elements brynjir meaning “armour” and ulf meaning “wolf.” The designated name day is August 16 and it was borne by Swedish track and field athlete, Brynolf Larsson (1885-1973). The name might be an appealing, formal option for the trendy and unisexual nickname name Brynn/Bryn.