Given Name LUITGARD

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

From the Germanic name Leutgard which was derived from the elements leud "people" and gard "enclosure". This was the name of a 13th-century Flemish nun, the patron saint of easy deliveries.
VARIANTS: Lutgard (German), Leutgard, Lutgardis (Ancient Germanic)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 1040