baldwin M

germanic
*BALðRAZ *-WINIZ > BALDEWIN

This name derives from Old High German name “Baldewin”, composed of two Ancient Germanic elements: “*balðraz” (power, strength, brave, bold, able-bodied) plus “*-winiz” (friend). In turn the name means “bold friend, powerful friendship”. Baldwin II of Courtenay was the last emperor of the Latin Empire of Constantinople. He was born in Constantinople, a younger son of Yolanda of Flanders, sister of the first two emperors, Baldwin I and Henry of Flanders.

ANCIENT_GERMANIC ANCIENT GERMANIC
ENGLISH ENGLISH
GERMAN GERMAN
ICELANDIC ICELANDIC
SWEDISH SWEDISH
baldwin M Ancient Germanic, English, German, Icelandic, Swedish