Given Name NÁNDOR

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Hungarian
PRONOUNCED: NAN-dor  [details]

Meaning & History

Originally this was a Hungarian word referring to a Bulgarian people that lived along the Danube. Since the 19th century it has been used as a Hungarian short form of FERDINAND.

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OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ferdinand (Ancient Germanic), Ferran (Catalan), Ferdinand (Czech), Ferdinand, Ferdi (Dutch), Ferdinand, Ferdie, Ferdy (English), Veeti, Vertti (Finnish), Ferdinand, Fernand (French), Ferdinand, Ferdi (German), Ferdinando (Italian), Ferdynand (Polish), Fernando, Fernão (Portuguese), Ferdinand (Slovene), Fernando, Hernando, Hernán, Nando (Spanish)
USER SUBMISSION: Nandor
Entry updated July 2, 2017