Tilda - Meaning of Tilda

What does Tilda mean?

[ 2 syll. til-da, ti-lda ] The baby girl name Tilda is pronounced as TIHLDaa †. Tilda is of Germanic origin. It is used mainly in English, German, Scandinavian, and Spanish. Tilda is a shortening of the English, Italian, Portuguese, and Scandinavian Matilda.

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Tilda is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1901 with 0.009% of baby girls being named Tilda. It had a ranking of #681 then. The baby name has dropped in popularity since then, and is currently used only on an infrequent scale. Among the family of girl names directly related to Tilda, Matilda was the most regularly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Tilda include Talayth, Talaythe, Talith, Tildie, Tildy, Tylda, Talethe, Thilde, and Tilde.

† Pronunciation for Tilda: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"



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