Given Name EBERHARD

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: E-bu-hart (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

German form of EVERARD. This name was borne by a 9th-century Duke of Friuli.
VARIANTS: Erhard (German), Erhard (Ancient Germanic)
DIMINUTIVE: Ebbe (German)
FEMININE FORM: Ebba (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ebbe (Danish), Evert (Dutch), Everard (English), Évrard (French), Ebbe (Norwegian), Eberardo (Spanish), Ebbe (Swedish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 441