Given Name BALDO

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Originally a short form of names containing the Germanic element bald "bold, brave", such as BALDOVINO and TEOBALDO.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Boele, Boudewijn (Dutch), Baldwin, Theo, Theobald, Tibby (English), Baudouin, Thibault (French), Tybalt (Literature), Balduíno, Teobaldo, Téo (Portuguese), Maldwyn (Welsh)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 235