Name: Berthold

Origin and Meaning of the Name Berthold

  • Meaning:
    Bright ruler
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (BER told)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Berthold)
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Miscellaneous Info for Berthold

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  • Used in:
    English and German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from two Germanic words - beraht meaning bright and wald meaning rule. The name was also used as a surname in parts of Italy.

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