Balduin etymology

Middle English word Balduin comes from Proto-Germanic *balþaz (Strong, bold.), Proto-Germanic *winiz (Loved one, friend.)

Detailed word origin of Balduin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*balþaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Strong, bold.
*winiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Loved one, friend.
*Balþawiniz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A male given name.
Bealdwine Old English (ang)
Balduin Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as Balduin

Descendants of *balþaz
Baldwin bald baldeliche baude bawde beald beelden belden bilden bold boldely
Descendants of *winiz
wine