Ferdinand
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
FUR-di-nand
Meaning
Brave yet peaceful
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Ferdinand is an anglicized version of a Visigoth tribal name, composed of the words 'frith', which means 'peace', and 'nanth', which means 'daring or brave'.

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