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Origin of the name ETHELBERT.
Etymology of the name ETHELBERT.
Meaning of the baby name ETHELBERT.

  

ETHELBERT.  The same as of Anglo-Saxon Æðelbert (q.v.), meaning "nobly bright." (History of Christian Names, Yonge, 1884).

ETHELBERT, ST., king of the East Angles. He is known to history as one of the victims of the aggressive policy of king Offa of Mercia... William of Malmesbury says that Ethelbert was treacherously allured by Offa, and killed within the precincts of the palace, having been enticed thither in hope of becoming Offa's son-in-law. (A Dictionary of Christian Biography, Smith, 1880)

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