Werner comes from a Germanic name made up of Germanic elements warin (guard) and hari (army), and is also a surname originating from the given name.
Nicknames: Wessel (German, Dutch, Frisian), Wetzel (German)
- Verner (Danish, Swedish, Norwegian)
- Garnier (Medieval French)
- Irnerius (Latin)
- Wernerus (Latin)
- Warinhari (Ancient Germanic)
- Warner (English)