[ syll. os-val-da, osv-a-lda ] The baby girl name Osvalda is pronounced OW-VAALDAH †. Osvalda has its origins in the Germanic language. It is used largely in German and Italian. The meaning of Osvalda is 'divine power, rule of God'. It is derived from ans meaning 'God' ; wald 'to rule'. Osvalda is the feminine equivalent of the English, French, and German Oswald. A variant of Osvalda is the German familiar form Ossi.
Osvalda is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Osvalda: OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"