Tilda Name Meaning & Origin

Tilda

Pronunciation: TIL-də (key)

Origin of the name Tilda:

Short form of Mathila (powerful in battle), a compound name composed of the elements maht (might, power) and hiltia (battle).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Tilly

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Tilda Swinton, actress
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