BUD

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Name Element


Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Ancient Germanic

-*bŭd- = 'to offer' [1]
-baud- = 'to offer' [1]

Old Norse

bjóða = 'to offer' [2] [3]
bjôða = 'to offer' [4]

Gothic

biudan = 'to offer', 'to announce' [4] [5]

Old Swedish

biuþa = 'to offer' [3]

Old High German

biotan = 'to offer', 'to announce' [5]

Anglo-Saxon

béodan = 'to offer', 'to announce' [4]

Old English

bēodan = 'to offer', 'to announce' [5]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
ALA see Albóðr
VIG see Vígbjóðr

Last Element Forms

-bióðr -bjóðr -bóðr

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lena Peterson: Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (2002)
  2. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Elias Wessén: Våra ord (1997)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Hjalmar Falk & Alf Torp: Etymologisk ordbok over det norske og det danske sprog (1999)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Günther Drosdowski: Duden Etymologie - Herkunftswörterbuch der deutschen Sprache (1997)