GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: VAHL-ter (German)   [key]
Meaning & History
German form of WALTER. This name was borne by the 13th-century German poet Walther von der Vogelweide.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Waldhar, Walter (Ancient Germanic)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Valter (Croatian), Valter, Walter (Danish), Wouter, Wolter (Dutch), Walter, Wally, Walt, Wat (English), Valtteri (Finnish), Gauthier, Gautier, Gaultier (French), Wate, Watse (Frisian), Gualtiero, Walter (Italian), Valter, Walter (Norwegian), Walter (Polish), Guálter, Valter (Portuguese), Bhaltair, Bhàtair (Scottish), Valter (Slovene), Gualterio (Spanish), Valter, Walter (Swedish), Gwallter (Welsh)