Given Name GODEHARD

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Germanic name derived from the elements god "god" and hard "hardy, brave". This was the name of an 11th-century saint who was a bishop of Hildesheim.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Gotthard (German)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 680