Given Name ADELMAR

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

From the Germanic elements adal "noble" and meri "famous".
VARIANTS: Almiro (Portuguese), Almir (Portuguese (Brazilian))
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Æðelmær (Anglo-Saxon), Amse (Frisian), Edelmiro (Spanish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 176