DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Haraldr, Proto-Germanic *Harjawaldaz.

Proper nounEdit

Harald

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Harold

EstonianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Haraldr, Proto-Germanic *Harjawaldaz.

Proper nounEdit

Harald

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Harold

GermanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *Harjawaldaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaʁalt/
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Proper nounEdit

Harald

  1. a male given name from the North Germanic languages

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Haraldr, from Proto-Germanic *Harjawaldaz. Cognate with the English Harold. Name of ruling kings of Norway and Denmark since the Viking times.

Proper nounEdit

Harald

  1. a male given name

ReferencesEdit

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, →ISBN
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 15 883 males with the given name Harald living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1900s decade, and a new peak in 1937 when the present king Harald was born. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /²haːral(d)/, /²harːal(d)/

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Haraldr, from Proto-Germanic *Harjawaldaz. Doublet of Hervald. Cognate with the Faroese and Icelandic Haraldur, and English Harold. Name of ruling kings of Norway and Denmark since the Viking Age.

Proper nounEdit

Harald m

  1. a male given name from Old Norse

Usage notesEdit

Patronymics:

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Eivind Vågslid (1988) Norderlendske fyrenamn[2], →ISBN
  • Kristoffer Kruken; Ola Stemshaug (1995) Norsk personnamnleksikon, Oslo: Det Norske Samlaget, →ISBN
  • [3] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 15 883 males with the given name Harald living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1900s decade, and a new peak in 1937 when the present king Harald was born. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.

Old NorseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Harald m

  1. accusative of Haraldr

SwedishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Haraldr, Proto-Germanic *Harjawaldaz.

Proper nounEdit

Harald c (genitive Haralds)

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Harold