Ferdinand

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of Spanish Ferdinando, from Germanic farð "journey" or frið "peace" + nand "ready, prepared".

Proper noun[edit]

Ferdinand

  1. A male given name, best known for a 13th century king of Spain, but never popular in English.
  2. (astronomy) A moon of Uranus, named for a character in Shakespeare's The Tempest.


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Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ferdinand m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Ferdinand.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ferdinand

  1. A male given name, cognate to Ferdinand.

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ferdinand

  1. A male given name, cognate to Ferdinand.

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ferdinand

  1. A male given name, cognate to Ferdinand.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ferdinand

  1. A male given name, cognate to Ferdinand.