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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. mə-TIL-də(English, Swedish)
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Meaning & History

Variant of MATILDA.
VariantsMatilda, Maud, Maude(English) Matilda(Swedish) Mahthildis(Ancient Germanic)
DiminutivesMattie, Tilda, Tillie, Tilly(English) Tilda, Tilde(Swedish)
Other Languages & CulturesMatylda(Czech) Mathilde, Tilde(Danish) Machteld, Mathilde, Mechteld, Maud, Til(Dutch) Matilda, Tilda(Finnish) Mahaut, Mathilde, Maud(French) Mathilde, Mechthild, Mechtilde(German) Matild(Hungarian) Mafalda, Matilde(Italian) Til(Limburgish) Mathilde(Norwegian) Matylda(Polish) Mafalda, Matilde(Portuguese) Matilde(Spanish) Mallt(Welsh)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 1084

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