Aldebrand
NameRatings

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.

Sources & References

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

Categories

fire, history, saints, swords, weapons
Entry added August 26, 2016