Meaning and Origin of: Baldy

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish and northern Irish : from the personal nameBaldy or Baldie, a pet form of Archibald.
  • English : possibly from an Old English female personal name,Bealdḡ{dh}, meaning ‘bold combat’, first recordedc.1170 as Baldith, and in others from the Old Norse personal name Baldi.