Adelheid

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch adel-heid, literally "nobleness".

Proper noun[edit]

Adelheid

  1. A female given name.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Germanic adel "noble" + -heid "sort, kind" = "nobility"; saints' name from the tenth century, wife of the Emperor Otto the Great. Cognate to English Adelaide and Alice.

Proper noun[edit]

Adelheid

  1. A female given name.

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