Name: Godelieve

Origin and Meaning of the Name Godelieve

  • Meaning:
    Loved by the gods
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Good life; godly life
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (GOH deh lee veh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Godelieve)
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Miscellaneous Info for Godelieve

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  • Used in:
    Dutch speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Germanic compound name from the elements 'god' en 'lieve', which mean 'god', 'deity' and 'sweet', 'loving'. It holds relation to the Old English as well - hence the second meaning.

    The name is used in Flanders in honor of the saint Godelieve. She is the patron saint of Gistel.

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