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Subject: Re: Bilehard
Author: Andy   (guest, 217.229.218.222)
Date: October 6, 2004 at 2:22:02 PM
Reply to: Bilehard by Caprice
It looks like both are used as surnames in Scandinavia.

I would guess:

BI(L)E: like German "Beil" (Axe), Old High German "billi" could mean "sword" or "halberd" like the old English word "bill"
HARD: "hard" (or strong)

Andy ;—)

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