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Subject: Chlodoswintha
Author: Rene   (Authenticated as Rene)
Date: May 10, 2005 at 12:53:20 PM
Reply to: Interesting Germanic names from the Merovingian dynasty. by Lucille
Probably two-element name, with the Germanic/Old High German words:
hlut = loud, famous
swinth = strong

Maybe every name here that starts with "Chlod-" has 'hlut' as its first element. See e.g. this article about Ludwig/Chlodwig:


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