Name Element WEARD

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Old English element meaning "guard, guardian".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: wart (Ancient Germanic), varðr (Ancient Scandinavian)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Sigiward, Siward (Ancient Germanic), Sigurðr (Ancient Scandinavian), Ælfweard, Æthelweard, Cyneweard, Eadweard, Hereward, Sigeweard (Anglo-Saxon), Eduard, Edvard (Armenian), Edorta (Basque), Eduard (Catalan), Eduard (Croatian), Eduard, Edvard (Czech), Edvard, Sigurd (Danish), Eduard, Sieuwerd, Sjoerd (Dutch), Edward, Ewart, Kennard, Seward, Ward (English), Eduard (Estonian), Edvard, Eetu (Finnish), Édouard (French), Sjoerd (Frisian), Eduard (Georgian), Eduard, Siegward (German), Ekewaka (Hawaiian), Eduárd, Edvárd (Hungarian), Sigurður (Icelandic), Eadbhárd (Irish), Edoardo (Italian), Eduards (Latvian), Sigurd, Sigurðr (Norse Mythology), Edvard, Sigurd, Sjurd (Norwegian), Edward (Polish), Duarte, Eduarda, Eduardo (Portuguese), Eduard (Romanian), Eduard (Russian), Eideard (Scottish), Eduard (Slovak), Edvard (Slovene), Eduardo (Spanish), Edvard, Sigurd, Sigvard (Swedish)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Edwards, Edwardson, Ewart, Kennard, Seward, Ward, Woodward (English), Sigurdsson, Sigurðsson (Icelandic), Ó Suaird, Seward (Irish), Duarte (Portuguese), Duarte (Spanish)