Valdis

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See also: Valdís

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Valdis

  1. A female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Valdis: Valdisarson
  • daughter of Valdis: Valdisardóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Valdis
Accusative Valdis
Dative Valdis
Genitive Valdisar

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded in the end of 19th century. From valdīt(rule). Also shortened from Valdemārs, giving it a similar Old High German meaning.

Proper noun[edit]

Valdis m

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Valdis was the only given name of 7723 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.