Name Element WĪBĄ

Type Word & Element

Meaning & History

Germanic word meaning "wife, woman" [1][2].

Related Items

Other Languages & Cultureswib(Old High German)
Given Name DescendantsGenoveva(Catalan) Geneva, Genevieve(English) Geneviève(French) Genoveffa(Italian) Genovaitė(Lithuanian) Genovefa(Old Germanic) Genowefa(Polish) Genoveva(Portuguese) Genoveva(Spanish)

Sources & References

  1. Kroonen, Guus. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic. Brill, 2013, page 584.
  2. Orel, Vladimir. A Handbook of Germanic Etymology. Brill, 2003, page 464.
Entry added December 7, 2022