Every Monday we will post an entry that hasn’t yet been published with a view towards harnessing the collective onomastic power of the internet. If you have any thoughts about the name’s origin, other variants it might be related to, other examples of its use, etc., please share them in the comments! If you wish to browse other Mystery Monday names, there is an index.
We’ve got a 14th C French masculine name today, one for which the best we can do is shrug our shoulders and say No clue. If any of you have a clue, please let us know!