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

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)

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   nerdy  

Name Days

Poland: November 7


Sources & References

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

Entry updated February 4, 2020