Baldwin
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
BAWLD-win
Meaning
Bold friend
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Baldwin is a very old name and is derived from the Old English Bealdwine or the Germanic Boldwine. It is a compound of the two Germanic words, 'bold' which means 'bold or brave' and 'wine' which means 'friend'.

Famous Baldwins

Baldwin Wood - inventor
Baldwin of Forde - archbishop of Canterbury

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