meaning of Arnold

Arnold meaning in Names Dictionary

Eagle power.
Name Origin: German
Name Gender: Male

Arnold meaning in Etymology Dictionary

masc. correct name, from Old High German Arenwald, actually "having the strength of an eagle," from arn "eagle" (see erne) + wald "power" (see wield).

Arnold meaning in General Dictionary

English poet and literary critic (1822-1888)

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  • usa general and traitor when you look at the American Revolution; in 1780 their plan to surrender West indicate the British had been foiled (1741-1801)

Sentence Examples with the word Arnold

In 1870 he published a volume of criticism, The Poetry of the Period, which was again conceived in a spirit of satirical invective, and attacked Tennyson, Browning, Matthew Arnold and Swinburne in no half-hearted fashion.

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