Name: Ethelred

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ethelred

  • Meaning:
    Noble counsel
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (EH thul red)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Ethelred)
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Miscellaneous Info for Ethelred

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Ethelred (originally Æthelred) was the name of several English kings, including the brother and predecessor of Alfred the Great.

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