Name: Roswitha

Origin and Meaning of the Name Roswitha

  • Meaning:
    Strong and famous
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ROHS wee tha)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Roswitha)
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Miscellaneous Info for Roswitha

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  • Used in:
    German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A Germanic compound name, probably from the elements 'hruom', or 'hrôm', 'famous' and 'swinde', 'swift' or 'strong'.

    Roswitha was the name of the very first female German poet.

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