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Ívarr Gudrødsson

Also Known As: "Ivar", "Ímar", "Imar"
Death: Died in Dublin, Ireland
Place of Burial: Dublin, Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Guðrøðr Ragnvaldsson/Gofraid, King of Lochlann and N.N.
Husband of N.N.
Father of Guðþormr (Gudröd) Ívarsson King of Dublin; Barid mac Ímair, King of Dublin; Unidentified child of Ivarr; Sitric mac Ímair, King of Dublin; Sigfrith mac Ímair, King of Dublin and 1 other
Brother of Amlaíb / Óláfr Gudrødsson, King of Dublin; Halfdan IV Ivarsson and Auisle Gudrodson

Occupation: King of Dublin
Managed by: Vegard Ryan
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About Ivarr Gudrodson, king of Dublin

Ívarr Gudrødsson, Viking king of Dublin and perhaps also of York. He sacked Dumbarton in 870.

  • Father: King Godhfraidh (Gudrød)
  • Mother: Unknown
  • Children:
    • Baird (died 881)
    • Sigfrith (died 888)
    • Sigtrygg (died 895)
    • Olaf (died 896)
    • unnamed son
    • other unnamed children (unknown number of individuals of unknown gender)


Ivar Gudrødsson, birth date and place are not known; died 873 or 874 in Dublin, Ireland. Mentioned 853-873 as King of Dublin. Ímar's death notice in the Annals of Ulster is as follows:

Imhar rex Nordmannorum totius Hibernię Brittanie uitam finiuit > Ímar king of the Norwegian Vikings of the whole of Ireland and Britain ended his life.

Ivar said to have been the brother of Olaf Hvite, and according to a contemporary Irish source, he was the son of King Godhfraidh (Gudrød), about whom nothing further is known.

the identification of Ímar and Ingvar/Ivar

There is a commonly held opinion that Ímar of Dublin and Ivar "the Boneless" Ragnarsson are identical, but it is equally frequently been rejected or treated as a mere possibility. On Geni it has been accepted that we do not know and separate profiles are maintained.

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Om Ívarr Gudrødsson (Norsk)

Ívarr Gudrødsson, vikingkonge i Dublin.

  • Far: Gudrød - muligens Gudrød Rognvaldsson av Vestfold
  • Mor: Ukjent
  • Barn:
    • Sigfred (død 888)
    • Sigtrygg (død 895)


Ivar Gudrødsson, d. 874, no. konge i Dublin, Irland, med tilnavnet "konge over alle nordmenn i Irland og Britannia", et uttrykk som er det eldste vitnesbyrd om en no. nasjonal bevissthet el. identitet.

Ivar Gudrødsson, Fødselsår og fødested er ikke kjent; Død 873 el. 874 i Dublin, Irland; omtalt 853–873. Konge i Dublin. Foreldre: Kong Gudrød; morens navn er ikke kjent. Gift, men hustruens navn er ikke kjent. Bror til Olav Hvite.

Ivar Gudrødsson var norsk vikingkonge i Dublin på 800-tallet. Han styrte i perioder sammen med Olav Hvite og foretok hærferder mot England og Skottland.

Ivar skal ha vært bror av Olav Hvite, og ifølge en samtidig irsk kilde var han sønn av kong Godhfraidh (Gudrød), som man for øvrig ikke vet noe sikkert om. Les videre: http://www.snl.no/.nbl_biografi/Ivar_Gudr%C3%B8dsson/utdypning

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