Masculine & Feminine Names from the Merovingian Line c.400-c.600 AD

compiled by Sara L. Friedemann (Aryanhwy merch Catmael)


Masculine Names

Name

Number of occurences

Variations

Lothar

6

Clothar

Childebert

5

Childebertus

Clovis

5

 

Theuderic

5

 

Childeric

4

 

Merovech

4

Merovich

Chilperic

3

 

Dagobert

3

 

Sigibert

3

 

Theudebert

3

 

Charibert

2

 

Chlodomer

2

 

Chlodosind

1

 

Clodio

1

 

Corbus

1

 

Grimoald

1

 

Gundovald

1

 

Gunthar

1

 

Guntram

1

Gunthchramn

Ingomer

1

 

Ingund

1

 

Rigunth

1

 

Samson

1

 

Theudebald

1

 

Feminine Names

Name

Number of Occurences

Variations

Basina

2

 

Bilichildis

2

 

Brunhild

2

Brunechildis

Clotild

2

 

Theudechild

2

 

Aregund

1

 

Audovera

1

 

Austrechild

1

 

Baldechildis

1

 

Berchildis

1

 

Chrodechildis

1

 

Chunsina

1

Chunsia

Deuteria

1

 

Ermenberga

1

 

Faileuba

1

 

Fredegund

1

 

Galswinth

1

Galswintha

Gomatrudis

1

 

Guntheuc

1

 

Ingoberg

1

 

Ingund

1

 

Marcatrude

1

 

Marcovefa

1

 

Merofled

1

 

Nantechildis

1

 

Radegund

1

Radegunda

Regnetrudis

1

 

Veneranda

1

 

Vulfegundis

1

 

Wisigard

1

 

References:

Geary, Patrick, Before France & Germany--The Creation and Transformation of the Merovingian World, (Oxford: Oxford Univ Press, 1988)
Gregory of Tours, History of the Franks, (Viking Press, 1983)