First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1838. From Old High German [Term?]. Cognate to German and English Waldemar.
- A male given name.
- Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ↑ISBN
-  Population Register of Latvia: Voldemārs was the only given name of 2618 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.