Given Name WALBURGA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: German

Meaning & History

Means "ruler of the fortress" from the Germanic elements wald "power, leader, ruler" and burg "fortress". This was the name of an 8th-century saint from England who did missionary work in Germany.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Waldeburg (Ancient Germanic), Valpuri, Vappu (Finnish), Wobbe (Frisian)