Origin of the name GODGIFU.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name GODGIFU.
Anglo-Saxon name meaning "God's gift," from Old English god
"god" and gifu "gift."
"The woman of a thousand
summers back, Godiva, wife to that grim
Earl who ruled
really existed, and was
probably Godgifu, the gift of God, like Dorothea, as ive or eva
was the Norman rendering of gifu. Her namesakes are in
multitudes in Domesday... (History of Christian Names, Yonge,