Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. WAL-tehr

Meaning & History

Spanish and Portuguese variant form of Walter, more common in South America than Europe. It is often written without the diacritic.

Related Names

VariantsGualterio, Gutierre(Spanish) Guálter(Portuguese) Válter(Portuguese (Brazilian))
Other Languages & CulturesWaldhar, Walter, Walther(Ancient Germanic) Valter(Croatian) Walter(Danish) Wouter, Wolter, Wout(Dutch) Walter, Wally, Walt, Wat(English) Valter(Estonian) Valtteri(Finnish) Gauthier, Gautier, Gaultier(French) Wate, Watse(Frisian) Walther, Walter(German) Gualtiero, Valter, Walter(Italian) Walter(Norwegian) Walter(Polish) Bhaltair, Bhàtair(Scottish Gaelic) Valter(Slovene) Valter, Walter(Swedish) Gwallter(Welsh)


Entry updated May 29, 2020