Meaning and Origin of: Waldo
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- German : Mighty, famous
- Teutonic : Mighty
- Teutonic : Rule
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Family name origins & meanings:
- English : variant of Waldie.
- German : habitational name for someone from any of several places in Pomerania and Brandenburg called Waldow.
- Cornelius Waldo was living in Ipswich, MA, in 1647. Samuel Waldo (1695–1759) was born in Boston and became a land speculator in ME.