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Language Old High German: Names And Words

Description:Old High German, ancestor of modern German, from around 750 AD until around 1050 AD, descendant of Germanic
Family/group:Germanic family
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WordLanguageTranslationsName Groups
adalOld High Germanthe noble, honorableAdalbero, Adela, Adelbrand, Adelgis/Adalgisa, Adelgunde, Adelhard/Abelarda, Adelheid, Adelhelm/Adelhelma, Adelinde, Adolar, Adolf/Adolfa, Albert/Alberta, Aldo/Alda/Aldona, Alfons/Alfonsa, Alida/Alido, Almut, Alram, Alrun, Altmann, Alwin/Alwine, Edelgard, Edeltraud, Edla, Elmer/Elma
alOld High Germanvery, mostAlois/Aloisia
alfOld High Germanthe elfAlberich, Elfrun, Elva, Oliver
altOld High GermanoldElric
angilOld High German Engel, Engelbert, Engla
angulOld High Germanthe angleEngelbert, Engla
ansOld High Germanthe Ass (a Germanic/Norse god (pl. Aesir))Anselm/Anselma, Asgard, Oswald
arnOld High Germanthe eagleArda, Arlette, Arnfried, Arnhild, Arnold/Arnolda, Arnulf, Ehrentraud
aroOld High Germanthe eagleAdolar, Arwin
askOld High Germanthe ash spear (spear made from the wood of the ash tree)Aschwin
baldOld High Germanbold, braveArchibald, Baldur, Baldwin, Kunibald, Leopold/Leopoldine, Siegbald, Theobald, Ubaldo/Ubalda, Willibald, Wunibald
berahtOld High GermanbrightAlbert/Alberta, Belinda, Bert/Berta, Berthild, Berthold, Berti, Bertille, Bertrad/Bertrada, Bertram, Bertrand, Bodobert, Dagobert, Eckbert, Engelbert, Filibert/Filiberta, Friedbert, Gilbert/Gilberta, Guntbert, Hartbert, Herbert, Hubert/Huberta, Humbert, Ingbert, Isenbert, Kunibert, Lambert/Lamberta, Mombert, Norbert, Rembert, Rigoberto, Robert/Roberta, Siegbert, Volkbert, Wigbert/Wigberta, Willibert
beroOld High Germanthe bearAdalbero, Bernard/Bernharde, Bernfried, Bernger, Bernward
bertOld High Germanfamous 
blancOld High Germanwhite, bright, beautifulBlanche
blikkenOld High Germanto shineBliktrud
botoOld High Germanthe messengerBodo, Bodobert
brantOld High Germanthe burning, the swordAdelbrand, Braulio, Hadebrand, Hildebrand, Isebrand
brunOld High GermanbrownBruno/Bruna
brunniOld High German Brunhilde
burgOld High Germanthe castleBurghild, Burglinde, Burkhard, Gerburg, Heilburg, Hildburg, Notburga, Walpurga, Wigburg, Wilburg
chlodOld High Germanfamous 
deganOld High Germanthe warriorDegenhard
diotOld High Germanthe peopleDetlev, Diemut, Dieter, Dietgard, Dietger, Diethard, Diethild, Dietlinde, Dietmar/Diomira, Dietrich, Dieuwe/Dieuwke, Tabe, Theobald, Thijmen, Thilo
dokeinOld High Germanto seemEvdokia
ebenosOld High Germanthe ebony (the wood of the ebony tree)Ebony
eburOld High Germanthe boar (a male pig)Ebbo/Ebba, Everard/Everarda, Jurre
egOld High Germanthe sword, the edge 
ekkaOld High Germanthe point, the edgeEckbert, Eckhard, Egmont, Egon, Eike/Eike
eraOld High Germanthe honor, the respectErfried, Erhard
erchanOld High GermangenuineArchibald
ernstOld High Germanthe seriousness, the earnest, the eagernessErnest/Ernesta
ewaOld High German Ewald
falkoOld High Germanthe falconFalko
faranOld High Germanto fare, to travelFarald, Veerle
filuOld High German Filibert/Filiberta
folcOld High Germanthe folk, the war bandFolke, Volkbert, Volker, Volkhard, Volkmar
frankoOld High Germanthe Frank (a member of the Germanic tribe of the Franks)Frank/Franka, Lanfrank
friduOld High Germanthe peace, the protection, the safetyArnfried, Bernfried, Delfred, Ehrenfried, Erfried, Fedde, Fenja, Frederick/Frederika, Frieda, Friedbert, Friedegund, Friedemann, Friedger, Friedhelm, Friedwart, Gerfried, Godfrey, Hunfried, Ingfried, Manfred, Ottfried, Siegfried, Walfried, Wilfried/Wilfriede, Winfried
frisoOld High Germanthe FrisianFriso
frouwaOld High German Frauke
funsOld High GermanreadyAlfons/Alfonsa
gancOld High Germanthe going, the courseGangolf, Wolfgang
gardOld High Germanthe fence, the enclosure, the protectionAsgard, Dietgard, Edelgard, Heilgard, Helmgard, Hildegard, Irmgard, Liebgard, Luitgard, Norgard, Reingard, Vegard, Wendelgard
gastOld High Germanthe guest, the strangerGaston
gebaOld High German Gebhard
geltOld High German Gildo/Gilda
gerOld High Germanthe spearBernger, Dietger, Friedger, Gary, Gerald/Geraldine, Gerard/Gerharde, Gerburg, Gerfried, Gerhild, Gerlach, Gerlinde, Gernot, Gerolf, Gertrud, Gervaise/Gervaise, Gerwig, Gerwin/Gerwine, Hilger, Ludger/Ludgera, Major, Notker, Roger
gisalOld High Germanthe pledge, the hostageAdelgis/Adalgisa, Gilbert/Gilberta, Gisela, Giselher, Gismondo
goldOld High Germanthe goldManegold
gotOld High GermanGodGoda, Godfrey, Gotlinde, Gotthard, Gottlieb/Godelieve, Gottschalk
grimOld High GermangrimGrimwald
grimaOld High Germanthe mask, the helmetKriemhild
gundOld High Germanthe fightAdelgunde, Friedegund, Gonzalo, Gudrun, Gunda, Gundelinde, Gundolf, Guntbert, Gunthard, Günther, Gunthilde, Guntram, Hildegunde, Kunigunde, Margund, Radegundis
gundaOld High Germanthe protectionAmalberga
haduOld High Germanthe fight, the battleAlfons/Alfonsa, Hadebrand, Hademar, Hatto, Hedwig
hagOld High Germanthe fenced placeHagen
harjaOld High Germanthe army, the warrior 
hartiOld High Germanbrave, hardyAdelhard/Abelarda, Aimar, Bernard/Bernharde, Burkhard, Degenhard, Diethard, Eckhard, Erhard, Everard/Everarda, Gebhard, Gerard/Gerharde, Gotthard, Gunthard, Hardy, Hartbert, Hartmann, Hartmut, Hartwig, Hartwin, Lander, Leonhard/Leonarda, Liebhard, Meinhard, Neidhard, Reinhard, Richard/Riccarda, Sieghard, Volkhard, Wighard, Wilhard, Wolfhard
hassiOld High Germanthe Hesse (people of the Germanic tribe of the Hesse)Hasso
heilOld High Germanhealthy, safe, wholeEloise, Heilburg, Heilgard, Heilke, Heilwig, Helmer
heimaOld High Germanthe home, the homelandAimar, Heimo/Hemma, Heimrad, Henry/Henrietta
heitOld High Germanthe kind, the sort, the typeAdelheid, Heidrun
helfaOld High Germanthe help, the supportHelferich
helmOld High Germanthe helmet, the protectionAdelhelm/Adelhelma, Anselm/Anselma, Friedhelm, Helma, Helmgard, Helmtraud, Helmut, Kenelm, Malte, William/Wilhelma
heriOld High Germanthe army, the warriorAdolar, Dieter, Erwin, Giselher, Günther, Harald, Herbert, Herlinde, Hermann/Hermine, Herwig, Lothar, Luther, Oliver, Rayner, Sieger, Volker, Walter, Werner
hiltjaOld High Germanthe fightArnhild, Benilda, Berthild, Brunhilde, Burghild, Christhild, Diethild, Gerhild, Griselda, Gunthilde, Hidde, Hildburg, Hildebrand, Hildegard, Hildegunde, Hildemar, Hildrun, Hilger, Hiltrud, Irmhild, Ishilde, Klothilde, Kriemhild, Mathilde, Reinhild, Reinhilde, Romilda, Runhild, Schwanhilde, Sieghilde, Sunnhild, Thusnelda, Veerle
hlutOld High Germanloud, famousClodomiro, Klothilde, Lothar, Ludwig/Louise
hnodOld High German  
holdOld High German Hulda
hrabanOld High Germanthe ravenAlram, Bertram, Guntram, Korbinian, Raban, Waltram, Wolfram
hruodOld High Germanthe fameRoald, Robert/Roberta, Roderick/Rodina, Roger, Roland/Rolanda, Rosalinde, Rosamunde, Roswitha, Rotraud, Rudolf
hruomOld High Germanthe fameRomilda, Romuald
huguOld High Germanthe mind, the spiritHubert/Huberta, Hugo/Huguette, Ubaldo/Ubalda
hunOld High Germanthe young animalHumbert, Hunfried
hurstOld High Germanthe coppice, the underwoodHorst
idhOld High Germanthe workIda
irminOld High GermanuniversalEmma, Imko/Imke, Irma, Irmgard, Irmlinde, Irmtraud
isanOld High Germanthe ironIsebrand, Isenbert, Ishilde
itisOld High Germanthe woman, the virginIda
iwaOld High Germanthe yew (a tree)Ivo/Yvonne
karalOld High Germanthe man, the husbandKarl/Charlotte/Carla
kindOld High Germanthe childWedekind
kirsaOld High Germanthe cherryKirsa
kraftOld High Germanthe strength, the powerKraft
kunniOld High Germanthe tribe, the clanKunibald, Kunibert, Kunigunde, Kuno
kuoniOld High GermanboldConrad/Konrada, Curt
lantOld High Germanthe land, the homelandLambert/Lamberta, Lander, Lando, Landolf, Lanfrank, Roland/Rolanda
leiOld High Germanthe cliff, the schistous cliffLoreley
leibaOld High Germanthe offspringDetlev, Gottlieb/Godelieve
lewoOld High Germanthe lionLeonhard/Leonarda
lindOld High Germangentle, friendlyAdelinde, Belinda, Berglind, Burglinde, Dietlinde, Gerlinde, Gotlinde, Gundelinde, Herlinde, Irmlinde, Linda, Linde, Merlind, Zelindo/Sieglinde
lintaOld High Germanthe lime (a tree), the linden, the lime-wood shieldDietlinde, Gotlinde, Gundelinde, Rosalinde, Zelindo/Sieglinde
liobOld High Germandear, belovedLeefke, Liebgard, Liebhard, Liebtrud, Liebwin/Livina, Lioba, Lubin
liutOld High Germanthe peopleLeopold/Leopoldine, Ludger/Ludgera, Ludolf, Ludwina, Luitgard, Luitwin, Luther
lureOld High Germanthe ambush, the lureLoreley
madalOld High Germanthe councilMajor
maganOld High Germanthe strength, the powerMeinhard, Meinolf, Meinrad
mahtOld High Germanthe might, the strengthMathilde
manOld High Germanthe manAltmann, Hartmann, Hermann/Hermine, Manegold, Manfred, Norman, Thijmen
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