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11/16/2019, 11:04 AM Mike C update #105
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12/3/2014, 12:28 AM Mike C update #89
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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. BAWLD-rik

Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic elements bald "bold, brave" and ric "ruler, mighty". The Normans introduced this name to Britain, and it was common in the Middle Ages.