Given Name HUDDE

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Medieval diminutive of HUGH or possibly RICHARD.
VARIANT: Dicun
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hugo, Huguo, Richard, Ricohard (Ancient Germanic), Ricard (Catalan), Richard (Czech), Hugo, Rikard (Danish), Hugo, Richard (Dutch), Hugh, Hugo, Richard, Dick, Hewie, Huey, Hughie, Rich, Richie, Rick, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Ritchie (English), Rikhard, Riku (Finnish), Hugo, Hugues, Richard (French), Hugo, Richard (German), Richárd (Hungarian), Risteárd (Irish), Riccardo, Ugo (Italian), Rihards, Ričards (Latvian), Ričardas (Lithuanian), Hugo, Rikard (Norwegian), Ryszard (Polish), Hugo, Ricardo (Portuguese), Shug (Scottish), Richard, Riško, Rišo (Slovak), Rihard (Slovene), Hugo, Ricardo, Rico (Spanish), Hugo, Rikard (Swedish), Huw, Rhisiart (Welsh)

Categories

diminutives, medieval, uncertain etymology
Entry added July 28, 2009