Harold

Origin/Usage
English
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Old Fashioned
Pronunciation
HER-əld
Meaning
Powerful man in the army

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The old baby name Harold was no less than a phenomenon in the 19th century. Even its derivative Harry was very popular those times. But Harold sound bolder for a boy’s name.The old baby name Harold was no less than a phenomenon in the 19th century. Even its derivative Harry was very popular those times. But Harold sound bolder for a boy’s name.Harold is an English name, derived from the Anglo-Saxon name 'Hereweald', which means 'army power'. It is derived from the Germanic words 'here', which means 'army', and 'weald', which means 'power'. It denotes that the bearer is a powerful man in the army.

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'Harold' in Movies

The Blacklist

Harold Cooper

Gringo (2018)

Harold Soyinka

Ghostbusters (2016)

Harold Filmore

Person of Interest

Harold Finch

Iron Fist

Harold Meachum

Forrest Gump (1994)

(as Harold Herthum)

Freaks and Geeks

Harold Weir

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