Name: Theda

Origin and Meaning of the Name Theda

  • Meaning:
    People, race
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  • Meaning:
    Giver of God
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  • Pronunciation:
    (THAY dah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Theda

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Pet form of the "theo" names: Theodora or Theodosia, which are Latin in origin. Also an independent name of Germanic origin.

    Famous silent film star Theda Bara is a well known bearer of the name. In her case, it was shortened from Theodosia.

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