Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

Means "bright day", derived from Old Frankish dag, Old High German tag meaning "day" combined with Old Frankish berht, Old High German beraht meaning "bright". This was the name of a 7th-century Merovingian king of the Franks.

In German and Dutch translations of Disney comics, Dagobert Duck is the name of Scrooge McDuck.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesDagoberto(Spanish)
User SubmissionDagobèrt


Name Days

Poland: December 23


Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 393.
Entry added December 7, 2022