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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. EW-hart(German)
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Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic element era "honour, respect" or hari "army" combined with hard "brave, hardy" [2]. In some cases it may be a variant of EBERHARD.
Other Languages & CulturesEbbe(Danish) Evert, Eef(Dutch) Everard(English) Évrard(French) Ebbe(Norwegian) Eberardo(Spanish) Evert, Ebbe(Swedish)
Hungary: April 9
Poland: January 8
Sweden: May 5

Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 772.
  2. Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford, 1998, page 169.
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