Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Malherbe m. Old French mal 'bad, evil' + Old French erbe, herbe 'grass; herb'.

France
Middle French
1392 Maleherbe MemBret-II col. 606
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Malherbe". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2019, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2019/1/name/Malherbe.