PASE: Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England

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[Image: Durham Liber Vitae, folio 38r (extract)]

Gundulf


Author: DWP
Editorial Status: unknown

Discussion of the name

Gundulf is a Continental Germanic masculine comprising the elements gund ‘battle’ and wolf ‘wolf’.

There are two entries for this name in the PASE corpus: Gundulf 1 was a post-Conquest bishop of Rochester (1077-1108), and Gundulf 2 is a catch-all category for occurrences of this name in DB.

Bibliography

Forms of the name

Spellings in Domesday Book: Gundulf(us)

Forms in modern scholarship:

  von Feilitzen head forms: Gundulf 

  Phillimore edition: Gundulf

  Alecto edition: Gundulf

Distribution map of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

People of this name

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