Meaning of 'Rymell' - response to previously archived post
March 17, 2005 at 1:43:39 PM
Rymell comes from the Anglo Saxon 'Rimhilde' meaning 'border battle'. It was originally a female forename and was also a name given to a two-handed broadsword. Maybe, when referring to women, it had a similar meaning to 'battle axe'??