Archibald
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
AHR-chə-bawld
Meaning
Daring and precious
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Archibald comes from the Germanic name 'Archambault'. It means 'daring and precious', as a compound of two words - 'ercan', which means 'precious', and 'bald', which means 'bold or daring'.

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Archibald Macleish - poet
Archibald Hamilton - politician
Archibald Lampman - poet

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