Medieval Spanish Submitted Names
were used by medieval Spanish peoples.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ADOSINDA f Ancient Germanic (Gothic), Medieval Spanish
Visigothic name possibly derived from the Germanic elements aud
"wealth" and sinþs
"path". This was the name of an 8th-century queen of Asturias, Spain. It was also borne by the maternal grandmother of the 10th-century Galician saint Rosendo (as well as a sister of his).
ILDUARA f Medieval Portuguese, Medieval Spanish
A regional Medieval Latin name, from a Suevic or Gothic name, reconstructed in Proto-Germanic as *Hildiwarō
, composed of the elements hild
"battle" and warin
"to guard, protect".
MARQUESSA f Medieval Spanish
Derived from Old French markis, marchis
"marquis", ultimately from Old High German marka
"march; fortified area along a border".
ORDOÑO m Medieval Spanish
Of unknown meaning and origin. Possibly ultimately from Latin Fortunius
meaning "fortunate". First found in Asturias, and the name of several medieval kings there and in Leon.