Given Name EWALD

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

Meaning & History

From a Germanic name which was composed of the elements ewa "law, custom" and wald "rule".
VARIANTS: Ewoud, Ewout (Dutch)

Sources & References

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

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Entry updated July 2, 2017