Given Name ADALHARD

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic elements adal "noble" and hard "brave, hardy". Saint Adalhard or Adalard was a cousin of Charlemagne who became a abbot of Corbie.

Categories

saints
VARIANT: Alard
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aldert, Allard (Dutch), Adélard (French (Quebec)), Aldert, Abbe, Adde, Ale, Alke, Alle, Atse (Frisian), Adelardo (Italian), Adelardo (Spanish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 170