Name: Erlinda

Origin and Meaning of the Name Erlinda

  • Meaning:
    Lord, army; shield
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  • Meaning:
    Nobleman
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ERR lihn dah)
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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Of uncertain origin, it could also be derived of Herlinda, coming from Herlindis; a German name consisting of two elements: 'Her' meaning lord or army, and 'linde' meaning 'shield (of the lime tree)'.

    It might also be a modern creation from Earlene/Erline, feminine form of Earl, merged with Linda. Earl comes from the aristocratic title, which derives from Old English eorl "nobleman, warrior".

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