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Girl Name: Marilda

Name: Marilda
Pronunciation: \m(a)-ril-da, mar(i)-lda\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: famous battle maid
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Marrelda, Meralda
Similar Names: Marilla, Marinda, Matilda, Sarilda


Marilda \m(a)-ril-da, mar(i)-lda\ as a girl's name is a variant of Marelda (Old German), and the meaning of Marilda is "famous battle maid".

The baby name Marilda sounds like Marrelda and Meralda. Other similar baby names are Marilla, Marinda, Matilda and Sarilda.


Marilda is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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