Names Categorized "archaic German"

This is a list of names in which the categories include archaic German.
Diederich m German (Archaic)
German variant of Dietrich.
Erdmann m German (Archaic)
Variant of Hartmann. It can also be interpreted as meaning "earth man" from German Erde "earth", and thus was sometimes used as a translation of Adam.
Ermentrud f Germanic
Variant form of Ermendrud.
Gerhold m German (Rare)
German variant form of Gerald.
Gottschalk m German (Archaic)
Derived from the Old German elements got "god" and scalc "servant". Saint Gottschalk was a (perhaps spurious) 11th-century prince of the Wends who was martyred by his brother-in-law.
Hieronymus m Ancient Greek (Latinized), German (Archaic), Dutch (Archaic)
Latin form of Jerome, formerly common in Germany and the Netherlands. Hieronymus Bosch (1450-1516) was a Dutch painter known for his depictions of the torments of hell.
Hildebrand m German (Archaic), Germanic
Means "battle sword", derived from the Old German element hilt "battle" combined with brant "fire, torch, sword". This was the name of the hero of an 8th-century poem written in Old High German.
Kasimira f German (Archaic)
Feminine form of Kasimir.
Lutgard f Flemish
Variant of Lutgarde.
Minna f German (Archaic), Finnish, Swedish
Means "love" in Old German, specifically medieval courtly love. It is also used as a short form of Wilhelmina. This is the name of the title character in the play Minna von Barnhelm (1767) by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing.
Tiedemann m German (Archaic)
German form of Theotman (see Thijmen).
Wenzeslaus m German (Rare)
German form of Václav, via the Latinized form Venceslaus.