[ 3 syll. et-hel-da, eth-e-lda ] The baby girl name Ethelda is pronounced ihTHEHLDAH †. Ethelda has its origins in the Old English language and it is used largely in English. Ethelda is a variant form of the English Ethel.
Ethelda is uncommon as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Ethelda: IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"