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Meaning of Harald: Name Harald in the Scandinavian, Swedish origin, means War chief. Name Harald is of Scandinavian, Swedish origin and is a Boy name. People with name Harald are usually Christianity by religion.

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Famous people with name Harald (Namesakes)

  1. Harald Kloser

    Harald Kloser (born July 9, 1956 in Hard) is an Austrian film composer, producer and screenwriter.

  2. Harald V of Norway

    Harald V (Norwegian: [ˈhɑ̀rɑl]; born 21 February 1937) is the King of Norway, having ascended the throne upon the death of his father King Olav V on 17 January 1991.

  3. Harald Schmidt

    Harald Franz Schmidt (born 18 August 1957) is a German actor, writer, columnist, comedian and television entertainer best known as host of two popular German late-night shows.

  4. Harald Zwart

    Harald Zwart (born 1 July 1965) is a Dutch-Norwegian film director.

  5. Heinz-Harald Frentzen

    Heinz-Harald Frentzen (born 18 May 1967) is a German former racing driver.

  6. Harald Schumacher

    Harald Anton Schumacher (born 6 March 1954), commonly known as Toni Schumacher, is a German former footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

  7. Harald Eia

    Harald Meldal Eia (born 9 February 1966) is a Norwegian comedian, sociologist and documentarian.

  8. Harald Brattbakk

    Harald Martin Brattbakk (born 1 February 1971 in Trondheim) is a Norwegian former football player, now working as a pilot.

  9. Harald Nævdal

    Harald Nævdal (born 6 July 1970), known by his stage names Demonaz Doom Occulta and Demonaz, is a Norwegian musician best known as the founding guitarist and chief lyricist for the black metal band Immortal.

  10. Harald Lesch

    Harald Lesch (born 28 July 1960 in Gießen, Hesse) is a German physicist, astronomer, natural philosopher, author, television presenter, professor of physics at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) and professor of natural philosophy at the Munich University of Philosophy.

  11. Harald Helfgott

    Harald Andrés Helfgott (born November 25, 1977) is a Peruvian mathematician born in Lima.

  12. Harald Elschenbroich

    Harald Elschenbroich (born 19 June 1941) is a former international tennis player from West Germany.

  13. Harald Hoyer

    Harald Hoyer is a computer programmer and photographer, best known for developing the dracut initramfs generator and framework, the udev device manager of Linux, the systemd replacement for the System V init daemon and the Gummiboot EFI boot loader.

  14. Harald Grosskopf

    Harald Grosskopf (or Harald Großkopf) is a German electronic musician.

  15. Harald Wurm

    Harald Wurm (born 8 September 1984) is an Austrian cross-country skier.

  16. Harald Krassnitzer

    Harald Krassnitzer (born 10 September 1960, in Grödig, Austria) is an Austrian actor.

  17. Harald Vilimsky

    Harald Vilimsky (born 22 July 1966) is an Austrian politician and Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Austria.

  18. Harald Krüger

    Harald Krüger (born 13 October 1965 in Freiburg im Breisgau, West Germany) was the chairman of the board of management (CEO) for BMW; he was to be replaced on 16 August 2019 by Oliver Zipse, after he declined to be considered for contract renewal in 2020.

  19. Harald Link

    Harald Link (born 12 January 1955) is a Thai-German businessman, industrialist, and philanthropist.

  20. Harald Leitinger

    Harald "Harry" Leitinger (born 15 September 1984) is an Austrian professional darts player who competes in Professional Darts Corporation events.

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Pythagorean Numerology (Western Numerology) - 8

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What is the meaning of Harald?
Name Harald means War chief as per The ParentZ Baby Name Finder, largest baby names list. Learn more Harald Name Meaning and Origin.
What is the numerology of baby name Harald?
Name Harald has numerology 10 as per The ParentZ.
What is the Nakshatra of Harald?
Name Harald belongs to Punarvasu nakshatra based on Indian Astrology or Janam Nakshatra as per the information available on The ParentZ.
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Name Harald means War chief as per The ParentZ
What is the meaning and origin of the baby name Harald?
Harald means War chief and is a Scandinavian, Swedish name given to Boys as per The ParentZ
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