Aldebrand

Given Name ALDEBRAND

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Germanic name derived from the elements ald meaning "old" and brand meaning "sword" or "fire". Saint Aldebrand was a 12th-century bishop of Fossombrone in Italy.

Categories

fire, history, swords, weapons

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 58