Anglo-Saxon Masculine

Æðelstan

Gender: Masculine
Usage: Anglo-Saxon [1][2]

Meaning

Derived from the Old English elements æðel “noble” and stan “stone”. This was the name of a 10th-century English king, the first to rule all of England. The name was rarely used after the Norman Conquest, though it enjoyed a modest revival (as Athelstan) in the 19th century.