Given Name KNUT

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: KNOOT (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from Old Norse knútr meaning "knot". Knut was a Danish prince who defeated Æðelræd II, king of England, in the early 11th century and became the ruler of Denmark, Norway and England.

Categories

authors, kings, princes, Winx Club characters
VARIANTS: Knute (Norwegian), Knud (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Knútr (Ancient Scandinavian), Canute, Cnut (History)
USER SUBMISSION: Knút