Lambert

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Old High German lant (land) + beraht (bright), a saint's name (of a Bishop of Maastricht) brought to England by the Normans. Cognate with Old English Landbeorht.

Proper noun[edit]

Lambert

  1. A male given name; in modern use partly transferred back from the surname.
  2. A patronymic surname​.
  3. A lunar impact crater.

Quotations[edit]

  • 1597 William Shakespeare: Richard II: Act I, Scene I :
    At Coventry, upon Saint Lambert's day:
    There shall your swords and lances arbitrate
    The swelling difference of your settled hate

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French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lambert m

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Lambert. Rather rare today.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

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