Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. ZEHL-də  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Short form of Griselda. This is the name of a princess in the Legend of Zelda video games, debuting in 1986. According to creator Shigeru Miyamoto she was named after the American socialite Zelda Fitzgerald (1900-1948).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesGriselda(Literature) Grizel(Scots) Griselda(Spanish)
Same SpellingZelda 1


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Entry updated April 25, 2021