were used by the Goths, an eastern Germanic people.
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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).
ERELIEVA f Ancient Germanic (Gothic), History
Derived from Old High German êra
"honour, respect" and Old High German liub
"dear, beloved". Erelieva was the wife of Theodemir, king of the Ostrogoths (in the 5th century AD), and mother of Theodoric the Great.
LEUDESINDA f Ancient Germanic (Gothic)
Visigothic name (recorded in Iberia in 868 CE) composed of the Germanic elements leud
"people" and sinths
"path". It has been suggested that this is the origin of Lucinda
, which was used by Cervantes for a character in 'Don Quixote' (1605).