Old Saxon Submitted Names

These names were used by speakers of Old Saxon in the Low Countries.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ACFRIDA f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Proto-Germanic agio "blade" + Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace". Fem. of ACFRID.
ACLEFRID m Medieval, Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval French
Proto-Germanic agio "blade" lengthened to Old French agil + Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace".
ACTARD m Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German ahta "attention, reflection" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
ADALALD m Old High German, Frisian (Archaic), Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval German, German (Austrian, Archaic)
Old High German adal "noble" + Old High German alt, Old Saxon, Old Frisian ald "old" or Old Saxon wald, Old High German walt "power, authority".
ADALEUS m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German adal "noble" + Old Saxon lēkian, Old High German leihhen, leichen "to dance, sport, play".
BALDBERT m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German bald "bold" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
BALDOWALD m Medieval, Medieval French, Old High German, Old Saxon
Old High German bald "bold" + Old Saxon wald, Old High German walt "power, authority".
BALDWAR m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German bald "bold" + a derivative of Old Saxon waru, Old High German wara "protection, watch".
BALSINDE f Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
Old Saxon, Old High German balo "destruction" + Old Saxon swīth, Gothic swinþs from Proto-Germanic swinþaz "strong".
BAUDRAN m Medieval, Medieval French, Old High German, Old Saxon
Old High German bald "bold" + Old Saxon hram "raven".
BERFRID m Medieval, Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval French, Medieval German
Old High German, Old Saxon bero "bear" + Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace".
CARLFRID m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German karl "man" + Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace".
CONBERT m Medieval, German (Austrian, Archaic), Old High German, Old Saxon, Ancient Germanic (Gothic)
Gothic kuni "kin, family" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
DRUCTBALD m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old Saxon druht, Old High German truht "troop, multitude, retinue" + Old High German bald "bold".
DRUCTBERT m Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
Old Saxon*druht, Old High German truht "troop, multitude, retinue" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
DRUDMUND m Medieval, Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval Italian
Proto-Germanic þrūþ "strength" + Old Saxon mund, Old High German munt "hand, protection".
DULCEDRAM m Medieval, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Latin dulcis "pleasant, charming; sweet; kind, dear" + Old Saxon hram "raven".
IMBERG f Medieval, Medieval English, Old Saxon, Old High German
A hypocoristic of Old High German ermen, Old Saxon irmin "strong" + Old High German berg "mountain, hill".
IMFRID f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, German (Austrian, Archaic)
A hypocoristic of Old High German ermen, Old Saxon irmin "strong" + Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace".
INGALRADA f Icelandic (Archaic), Ancient Germanic, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
An elongation of Old Icelandic ing(i), of uncertain origin but perhaps identical with the god name ING or YNGVI, also of uncertain origin + Old Saxon rād, Old High German rāt "counsel, advice".
INGALSINDE f Icelandic (Archaic), Ancient Germanic, Old Saxon, Ancient Germanic (Gothic), Medieval, Medieval French
An elongation of Old Icelandic ing(i), of uncertain origin but perhaps identical with the god name ING or YNGVI, also of uncertain origin + Old Saxon swīth, Gothic swinþs from Proto-Germanic swinþaz "strong".
INGARDE f Icelandic (Archaic), Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old Icelandic ing(i), of uncertain origin but perhaps identical with the god name ING or YNGVI, also of uncertain origin + Old Saxon gard, Old High German gart "enclosure, protection; yard, garden".
LANDELANDA f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German lant, Old Saxon land "land" + Old High German lant, Old Saxon land "land".... [more]
LANDETRUDE f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German lant, Old Saxon land "land" + Proto-Germanic þrūþ "strength" or Proto-Germanic trut "maiden".
LANSWITH f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval German
Old High German lant, Old Saxon land "land" + Old Saxon swīth, Gothic swinþs from Proto-Germanic swinþaz "strong".
LANTBERGA f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German lant, Old Saxon land "land" + Old High German berg "mountain, hill".
LANTILDE f Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German lant, Old Saxon land "land" + Old High German hiltja "battle".... [more]
LIUTGARDE f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval Spanish, Medieval German, Medieval French, Medieval English, German (Austrian, Archaic)
Old High German liut "people" + Old Saxon gard, Old High German gart "enclosure, protection; yard, garden".
LIUTRADA f Medieval, Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval French
Old High German liut "people" + Old Saxon rād, Old High German rāt "counsel, advice".
MADALGER m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon mahal "council, meeting" + Old High German, Old Saxon gēr "spear".
MADALGUDE f Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon mahal "council, meeting" + Old High German guot, Old Frisian, Old Saxon gōd "good".
MADALHILDE f Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon mahal "council, meeting" + Old High German hiltja "battle".
MADALINDE f Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon mahal "council, meeting" + Proto-Germanic linþaz "gentle, sweet, mild".
MADALTRUDE f Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon mahal "council, meeting" + Proto-Germanic þrūþ "strength" or Proto-Germanic trut "maiden".
MADALULF m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon mahal "council, meeting" + Old High German wolf, Gothic wulf "wolf".
MAILLARD m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
An elongation of Old High German megin, magan "strength, might, power" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
MAITELM m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German, Old Saxon maht "might" + Old High German, Old Saxon helm "helmet".
NADALBERT m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Latin natalis "natal, of birth" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
NADALFRID m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Latin natalis "natal, of birth" + Old High German fridu, Old Saxon frithu "peace".
NADALGER m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Latin natalis "natal, of birth" + Old High German, Old Saxon gēr "spear".
NADALRAD m Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
Latin natalis "natal, of birth" + Old Saxon rād, Old High German rāt "counsel, advice".
NANTELM m Medieval, Medieval French, Medieval Italian, Swiss (Archaic), Old High German, Old Saxon
Proto-Germanic nanþ "brave, daring" + Old High German, Old Saxon helm "helmet".
NITARD m Ancient Germanic, Medieval French, Old Saxon, Medieval
Proto-Germanic nīþą "hate, envy, malice" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
NIVARD m Ancient Germanic (Gothic), Medieval French, Old Saxon, Medieval
Gothic niujis, Old High German niuwi, niwi "new" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
NOTGER m Medieval French, Ancient Germanic, Old Saxon, Medieval
Proto-Germanic naudiz "need, necessity" + Old High German, Old Saxon gēr "spear".
ODART m Medieval, Ancient Germanic, Old Saxon, Medieval Italian, Medieval Scottish, Medieval French, Estonian (Archaic)
Old High German ōt, Old Saxon ōd "wealth, riches" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
ODELGARDE f Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German uodal "heritage, homestead" + Old Saxon gard, Old High German gart "enclosure, protection; yard, garden".
ODELHARD m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French, Medieval Spanish, Medieval German
Old High German uodal "heritage, homestead" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
ODELHELM m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German uodal "heritage, homestead" + Old High German, Old Saxon helm "helmet".
ODELSCHALK m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, German (Austrian, Archaic), Medieval German, Medieval Italian
Old High German uodal "heritage, homestead" + Old Saxon skalk, Old High German scalc, scalh "servant".
ODILRED m Medieval German, Old Saxon, Old High German
Old High German uodal "heritage, homestead" + Old Saxon rād, Old High German rāt "counsel, advice".
ODRICH m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval Italian, Medieval French
Old High German ōt, Old Saxon ōd "wealth, riches" + Old High German rih "ruler".
ORTBERT m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, German (Austrian, Archaic), Medieval English
Old English ord, Old High German ort "point (of a spear or sword)" + Old English beorht, Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
ORTGAR m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval English
Old English ord, Old High German ort "point (of a spear or sword)" + Old English gār, Old High German, Old Saxon gēr "spear".
ORTMAR m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval English
Old English ord, Old High German ort "point (of a spear or sword)" + Old English mære, Old High German, Old Saxon māri from Proto-Germanic mērijaz "famous".
OSTROBERT m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval Italian
Proto-Germanic austra "east, eastern" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
OSWI m Icelandic (Archaic), Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval English, Medieval
Old Icelandic áss, óss, Old English ōs "god" + Old Saxon, Old English wig, Old High German wīc "war, battle".
OTLEICH m Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval French
Old High German ōt, Old Saxon ōd "wealth, riches" + Old Saxon lēkian, Old High German leihhen, leichen "to dance, sport, play".
OTRAN m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German ōt, Old Saxon ōd "wealth, riches" + Old Saxon hram "raven".
OTTILBURG f Medieval, Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval German
Old High German ōt, Old Saxon ōd "wealth, riches" + Old High German burg "castle, city, stronghold".
RUTHARDA f Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval German
Old Saxon hrōth, Old High German hruod "fame" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
SAHSNOT m Old Saxon, Germanic Mythology
The first element of this name is derived from Sahson, the indigenous name of a continental Germanic people called the Saxons, who in turn derived their name from Old Saxon sahs meaning "knife, dagger, sword"... [more]
SICLEBERT m Old Saxon, Old High German, Medieval, Medieval French
An elongation of Old High German sigu "victory" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
SISBERT m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German sisu "lament, song" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
SISMUND m Old High German, Old Saxon, Medieval, Medieval French
Old High German sisu "lament, song" + Old Saxon mund, Old High German munt "hand, protection"
ULBERT m Old High German, Medieval German, Old Saxon, Medieval
Uncertain, but plausibly Old High German wolf, Gothic wulf "wolf" + Old High German beraht, Old Saxon berht "bright" from Proto-Germanic berhtaz.
WILLIO m Ancient Germanic, Old Saxon, Old High German
"will", "wish", "desire", "resolution"... [more]