Origin of the name ADELARD.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ADELARD.
form of German
Adelhard (q.v.), meaning "nobly stern."
Adélard Langevin (d. 1915), was a
French-Canadian Archbishop. Adélard Turgeon (d. 1930), was a French-Canadian lawyer and politician.
English form of Anglo-Saxon Æthelheard
(q.v.), meaning "nobly stern."
... The first European who
found Euclid in Arabic, and translated the Elements into Latin, was
Athelard or Adelard, of Bath, who was certainly alive in 1130... (Dictionary
of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Smith, 1867)