Origin of the name ADOSINDA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ADOSINDA.
Spanish feminine form of Gothic Haduswinth
(q.v.), meaning "fierce strength."
The Lady Adosinda, whom Southey has
placed collecting the corpses of her family in the ruins of the city
destroyed by the Moors, is Haduswinth, or fierce strength;" (History
of Christian Names, Yonge, 1884)