BLAUD

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Name Element


Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

blauð-r = 'timid', 'tender', 'soft', 'weak', 'feminine' [1]

Old English

bléað = 'timid', 'tender', 'soft', 'weak', 'feminine' [1]
blēad = 'tender', 'timid', 'limp' [2]

Old High German

blōdi = 'timid', 'tender', 'soft', 'weak', 'feminine' [1]
blōdi = 'innocent', 'shy', 'timid' [2]

Old Saxon

blōði = 'timid', 'tender', 'soft', 'weak', 'feminine' [1]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
U see Úblauðr

Last Element Forms

-blauðr -blauður

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Günther Drosdowski: Duden Etymologie - Herkunftswörterbuch der deutschen Sprache (1997)