Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ENG-əl-behrt(German)
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Meaning & History

Germanic name composed of the elements angil, the name of a Germanic tribe known in English as the Angles, and beraht "bright". Saint Engelbert was a 13th-century archbishop of Cologne murdered by assassins.

Related Names

VariantAngilberct(Ancient Germanic)
User SubmissionEngelbert

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   nerdy  

Name Days

Poland: November 7

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Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 111.

Entry updated February 4, 2020