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Name Harald

Origin:From Old High German words for army, warrior and ruleTools:

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Languages of use:German, Scandinavian
US 2017 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Farald, Harold, Araldo, Faralt, Farold, Gerald, GĂ©rald, Haraldur, Haraz, Haroldo     Details
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About Harald, the group of names with the same origin as Harald

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:Germanic two-element name, with variants present for many centuries in German-speaking, Scandinavian and English-speaking countries
Words:heri = the army, the warrior  Old High German
 waltan = to rule  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:14:Harold England+Wales 1904,  31:Harald Austria 2015,  41:Haraldur Iceland 2015
Old/original forms:Harivald Old Norse, Hereweald Old English, Herwald Old High German
Name variants:Araldo, Aroldo, Harald, Haraldur, Harold, Haroldo, Herold   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Harald

Austria prevalence 2015 31
Germany prevalence 2005 51
NorwayGraph2017 150,  2016 171,  2015 143,  2014 177,  2013 154,  2012 164,  2011 171,  2010 169,  2009 172,  2008 131
Norway prevalence 2015 33
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