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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. EH-valt(German)
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Meaning & History

From a Germanic name that was composed of the elements ewa "law, custom" and wald "rule".
VariantsEwoud, Ewout(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesĒvalds(Latvian)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 51

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