Name: Erhard

Origin and Meaning of the Name Erhard

  • Meaning:
    Strong as the wild boar
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (EHR hard)
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Miscellaneous Info for Erhard

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  • Used in:
    German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Germanic compound name from either the elements 'ever', 'wild boar', and 'hard', in which case the name would be an abbrevation of Everhard, or 'er', 'honor' and 'hard'. According to tradition, Saint Erhard was an Irish-born bishop who settled in Regensburg, Germany in the seventh or eighth century AD.

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