GENDER: Feminine
Meaning & History
From the Old English name Æðelflæd which means "noble beauty" from the elements æðel "noble" and flæd "beauty". Æðelflæd was a 10th-century queen of Mercia. This name became rare after the Norman conquest, but it was briefly revived in the 19th century.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Æthelflæd, Æðelflæd (Anglo-Saxon)