Ludger
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Given Name LUDGER
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: German, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: LUD-gər (Dutch)   [key]
Meaning & History
From the Germanic name Leudagar which was derived from the elements leud "people" and ger "spear". Saint Ludger was an 8th-century Frisian Benedictine bishop who founded a monastery at Munster.
Related Names
VARIANT: Luitger (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Leudagar (Ancient Germanic)