add to your listSave
PronouncedPron.EG-bərt English
EKH-bərt Dutch

Meaning & History

Means "bright edge" from the Old English elements ecg "edge of a sword" and beorht "bright". This was the name of kings of Kent and Wessex as well as two English saints. The name was rarely used after the Norman conquest but was revived in the 19th century.
Other Languages & CulturesEkkebert Ancient Germanic Ecgberht Anglo-Saxon Eckbert German


Animal Crossing characters, currently out of the US top 1000, D H Lawrence characters, kings, saints, Suikoden characters, weapons
Entry updated December 3, 2014   Contribute