The name Abelard is a boy's name of German origin meaning "noble, steadfast". Abelard and is often added to user-created lists like Best of A- boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".
From the experts:
Abelard brings to mind Peter/Pierre Abelard, the great twelfth century Breton scholastic philosopher and theologian, who was equally celebrated for his tragic love affair with Heloise--one of the world's most famous love stories.
This highly unusual name just might appeal to the fearless baby namer.