Kriemhild - Meaning of Kriemhild

What does Kriemhild mean?

[ syll. kriem-hil(d), kr-iemhi-ld ] The baby girl name Kriemhild is pronounced as KRIY-MHHAYLD †. Kriemhild is largely used in German and its origin is Germanic. Kriemhild's meaning is battle mask. A two-element name, it is derived from the elements 'grima' which means mask, helmet ; 'hild' battle, fight. Known from the Kriemhild, wife of Siegfried in the 'Nibelungen' saga

Kriemhilda, Kriemhilde (German), Krimhild (German), and Krimhilde (German) are variant transcriptions of Kriemhild.

See also the related categories, fight (sword), wife (sister), battle, and german.

Kriemhild is not popular as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Kriemhild include Kermeilde, Kriemhilde, Krimhild, Krimhilde, Carmalit, and Carmelita.

† approx English pronunciation for Kriemhild: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"

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