Origin of the name LOVEDY.
Etymology of the name LOVEDY.
Meaning of the baby name LOVEDY.
name meaning "love." Also see Love,
seems to have been a preferred prefix of the earls of Mercia, Leofric
probably being the best known... Continental instances are found in
Spanish Gothic names, such as Liuva...
But the longest surviving of all the varieties is probably, if we
exclude the occasional Puritan Love,
the Cornish and Devon feminine Lovedy. (History of Christian
Names, Yonge, 1884)