Name origin: Latin
Name meaning: Little one
Name origin: French (Prud’homme) and English (of Norman origin)
Name meaning: nickname
from Old French prud’homme ‘wise’, ‘sensible man’, a cliché
term of approbation from the chivalric romances. It is a compound of
Old French proz, prod ‘good’, with the vowel influenced
by crossing with prudent ‘wise’ + homme ‘man’.