Given Name UNDINE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Literature
PRONOUNCED: UN-deen (English), un-DEEN (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from Latin unda meaning "wave". The word undine was created by the medieval author Paracelsus, who used it for female water spirits.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ondina (Italian), Ondina, Dina (Portuguese)
USER SUBMISSION: Undinė

Categories

Claymore characters, legendary creatures, literature, medieval, ocean, Tales characters, water, wet
Entry updated February 12, 2018