Origin of the name ALDRED.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ALDRED.
English form of Anglo-Saxon Ealdred (q.v.), meaning "aged
counsellor," from Old English eald "ancient, old," and rǽd
"advice, counsel." Ældred
appears in Domesday. (British Family Names, Barber, 1903).
Also see Ealdræd,
Eldred, and Eldrid.