Name: Archibald

Origin and Meaning of the Name Archibald

  • Meaning:
    Precious or true and bold
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Precious or true and bold
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (AHR chi bahld)
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Miscellaneous Info for Archibald

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From a Norman given name brought to the English and Scots. Sometimes seen as a surname, but it is the case of a surname coming from a given or first name.

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