Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AM-əl-rik(English)

Meaning & History

Germanic name derived from the elements amal meaning "work, labour" and ric meaning "ruler, mighty". This was the name of a 6th-century king of the Visigoths, as well as two 12th-century rulers of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAmaury(French)


Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 95.
Entry updated April 5, 2022