Athelstan


Gender: Masculine

Origin: Germanic

Meaning: “Noble stone.”

Pronunciation: (a-THUHL-stan) Athelstan 

Nicknames: Atho, Athan, Stan

Detail: Athelstan was the first king of England.

Character in Sir Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe.

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