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Subject: Re: pronunciation of 'Otylia'?
Author: Satu   (guest)
Date: May 8, 2004 at 12:24:18 PM
Reply to: pronunciation of 'Otylia'? by Erzsébet
Hi Erzsébet,

Otylia is a spelling variant of Ottilia / Ottilie, which are latinized versions of Old German names beginning with Od-, so the meaning is not "lucky heroine", but "wealth".

The pronunciation is o-TEE-lee-yah (stress on the second syllable).

Regards, Satu

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