[ 3 syll. lu-dmil-la, lud-mi-lla ] The baby girl name Ludmilla is pronounced as LahDMIHL-aa- or LYuwDMIY-Laa- †. Ludmilla is used chiefly in English and German, and it is derived from Slavonic origins. A two-element name, it is derived from the elements 'lud' which means people ; 'mil' favor, grace. The name was borne by Saint Ludmila (860-921), the patron saint of Bohemia.
Ludmilla has 12 variants that are used in English and other languages. English variants include Lidmila, Ludie, Ludka, Ludmilah, Ludmyla, Ludmylla, Lyuda, Lyudmila, and Lyuka. Ludmila (Czech and Russian) and Milena (Greek, Hebrew, and Russian) are variants of Ludmilla that are used in other languages. The shortening Mila (Czech and Slavic) is another foreign variant.
Ludmilla is a seldom used baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of girl names directly related to Ludmilla, Mila was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Ludmilla include the name Lyudmila and the name Ludmila (Czech and Russian).
† Pronunciation for Ludmilla: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"