Given Name ETHELBERT

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English

Meaning & History

Middle English form of ÆÐELBERHT. The name was very rare after the Norman conquest, but it was revived briefly in the 19th century.
FEMININE FORM: Alberta
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Adalbert, Albert, Albertus, Adalberht (Ancient Germanic), Æðelberht, Æþelbeorht (Anglo-Saxon), Albert (Catalan), Albert (Danish), Adelbert, Albert, Albertus, Bert, Brecht, Elbert (Dutch), Alpertti, Altti, Pertti (Finnish), Albert, Aubert (French), Abbe, Abe (Frisian), Alberte (Galician), Adalbert, Adelbert, Albert, Albrecht, Bert (German), Albert (Hungarian), Albert (Icelandic), Adalberto, Alberto, Berto (Italian), Albaer, Baer (Limburgish), Albertas (Lithuanian), Albert (Norwegian), Adalbert, Albert (Polish), Adalberto, Alberto (Portuguese), Albert (Romanian), Albert (Russian), Adalberto, Alberto, Berto (Spanish), Albert (Swedish)

Categories

medieval
Entry updated March 14, 2016