Name Element WALD (1)

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "power, leader, ruler".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: valdr (Ancient Scandinavian), weald (Anglo-Saxon)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Ansovald, Arnold, Berhtoald, Chariovalda, Ewald, Farvald, Fridwald, Gerold, Grimwald, Hariwald, Helmold, Raginald, Reinald, Reinhold, Sigivald, Waldeburg, Waldedrudis, Waldhar, Waldo, Waldobert, Waldomar, Walter, Walther, Widald, Witold (Ancient Germanic), Ásvaldr, Haraldr, Ragnvaldr (Ancient Scandinavian), Hereweald, Oswald, Wealdmær (Anglo-Saxon), Arnau (Catalan), Valter (Croatian), Bertil, Harald, Osvald, Ragnvald, Valter, Walter (Danish), Arnold, Arnoud, Arnout, Ewald, Ewoud, Ewout, Gerolt, Reinoud, Reinout, Wouter, Arend, Wolter (Dutch), Arnold, Garret, Garrett, Gerald, Geraldine, Harold, Jarrett, Jerald, Jerold, Jerrold, Oswald, Reginald, Reynold, Ronald, Velda, Waldo, Walter, Ronnette (English), Valter (Estonian), Reino, Valpuri, Valtteri (Finnish), Arnaud, Gauthier, Gautier, Gérald, Géraldine, Géraud, Renaud, Arnaude, Gaubert, Gaultier, Reynaud (French), Arnold, Berthold, Ewald, Gerald, Gerold, Harald, Oswald, Reinhold, Walburga, Waldemar, Waldo, Walter, Walther, Waltraud, Waltraut, Witold, Arend, Friedhold, Gerhold (German), Haraldur (Icelandic), Gearalt, Gearóid, Raghnall (Irish), Ansaldo, Arnaldo, Aroldo, Bertoldo, Giraldo, Gualberto, Gualtiero, Osvaldo, Rinaldo, Grimaldo, Valter, Walter (Italian), Arnolds, Valda, Voldemārs (Latvian), Arnoldas, Valdemaras, Voldemaras (Lithuanian), Bertil, Harald, Osvald, Ragnvald, Valter, Walter, Arnt (Norwegian), Waldemar, Walter, Witołd, Witold (Polish), Geraldo, Gualberto, Guálter, Haroldo, Osvaldo, Reinaldo, Reynaldo, Ronaldo, Valter (Portuguese), Bhaltair, Bhàtair, Raghnall, Ranald, Ronald, Ronalda (Scottish), Ožbalt, Ožbej, Valter (Slovene), Geraldo, Gutierre, Haroldo, Osvaldo, Reinaldo, Reynaldo, Grimaldo, Gualterio (Spanish), Bertil, Harald, Osvald, Ragnvald, Valter, Walter (Swedish), Gerallt, Gwallter, Rheinallt (Welsh)
SAME SPELLING: wald (2)
Entry added January 10, 2017