Origin of the name EDILTRUDIS.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name EDILTRUDIS.
A variant form of Teutonic Ediltrud
(q.v.), meaning "noble maiden." (Girls'
Christian Names, Swan, 1905). Also see Adaltrud,
... "Yes," continued
he, warming with his subject, and falling unconsciously into one of
those day-dreams in which he was continually indulging. "I
should like to waken and find myself at the court, with Ediltrudis at my
side, the admired of all beholders, princes and peers struggling to
obtain the honour of her hand, while I, with watchful eyes, would be
ascertaining which of her many suitors it would be most prudent to
encourage, and which to reject..." (Hope of the Katzekopfs,