Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. ram-BO, RAM-bo (French)
Other Forms FormsRambaut
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Contributor Contrib.Alix3791 on 2/7/2017
Altered spelling of the southern French family name Rambaut, from an Old French personal name, Rainbaut, composed of the Germanic elements ragin "counsel" + bald "bold", "brave", or alternatively from the Germanic personal name Hrambehrt or Hrambald, composed of the elements hramn "crow" & berht "bright" or bald "bold", "brave".