Given Name WALDOBERT

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Germanic name composed of the elements wald "rule" and beraht "bright". This was the name of a 7th-century French saint (called Valbert or Gaubert in French).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Wob, Wubbe (Dutch), Gaubert (French), Wob, Wobbe, Wubbe (Frisian), Gualberto (Italian), Gualberto (Portuguese)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 1501
Entry updated July 11, 2018