Name Element HEARD

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Old English element meaning "brave, hardy".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: hard (Ancient Germanic), hórðr (Ancient Scandinavian)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Willihard (Ancient Germanic), Cyneheard, Heard, Wigheard, Wilheard (Anglo-Saxon), Harding, Kennard, Willard, Wyatt (English), Wyot (Medieval English)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Harding, Kennard, Willard, Wyatt (English)
Entry added December 3, 2014