Given Name CLOTILDE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: KLAW-TEELD (French)  [details]

Meaning & History

French form of the Germanic name Chlotichilda which was composed of the elements hlud "fame" and hild "battle". Saint Clotilde was the wife of the Frankish king Clovis, whom she converted to Christianity.
VARIANT: Clothilde (French)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Chlotichilda, Clothildis (Ancient Germanic), Clotilda (English), Klotild (Hungarian)
Entry updated July 2, 2017