Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Adald m. Old Frankish ad, perhaps a reduction of Old High German adal 'noble' + Old Saxon wald, Old High German walt 'power, authority'.

Cf. Adalald and Adalwald.

France
Latin
1030 Adaldus (nom) StVdM-II 712
Cite as: A. Brown, S.L. Uckelman. "Adald". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2020, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2020/1/name/Adald.