Laimdota

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in the end of the 19th century. From Laima, goddess of fortune + dot (to give). Character in the play Uguns un nakts (1907) by Rainis.

Proper noun[edit]

Laimdota f

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Laimdota was the only given name of 681 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.