Given Name AGILULF

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Germanic name derived from the elements agil "edge (of a sword), blade" and wulf "wolf". This name was borne by a 6th-century king of the Lombards and by an 8th-century bishop of Cologne and saint.

Categories

animals, canines, kings, saints, weapons
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Age, Aike (Frisian)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 35