Gender Feminine

Meaning & History

Form of Eluned used by the 12th-century French poet Chrétien de Troyes in his poem Yvain, the Knight of the Lion. In the poem she is a servant of the Lady of the Fountain who aids the knight Yvain.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesLinette, Linnet, Linnette, Lynette, Lynnette(English) Eluned, Eiluned, Luned(Welsh)

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Entry updated January 21, 2022