Name: Uther

Origin and Meaning of the Name Uther

  • Meaning:
    Uncertain, perhaps "fearsome"
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (OO ther)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Uther)
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Miscellaneous Info for Uther

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Arthurian legend, Uther is the father of King Arthur. The etymology of Uther is quite hazy, but the name is possibly derived from an epithet meaning "fearsome" or "terrifying."

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