Beatrix Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Beatrix:
Derived from the Latin beatrix (she who makes happy, she who brings happiness), which is from beātus (happy, blessed).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Beatrix
Trixie, Bea, Betty, Beattie, Trix, Bix, Bixie, Bici(pronounced Beechy)
- Meanings and history of the name Beatrix
Beatrix is a combination of "viatrix," Latin for a female voyager or traveler ("viator" is the male equivalent), and "beatus," Latin for "blessed." The name thus means something equivalent to "blessed traveler."
- Famous real-life people named Beatrix
Beatrix, Queen of the Netherlands (born 1938)
Beatrix Potter, author and illustrator of children's books
Beatrix Carlin Sweetin Coyle (b. 2010), daughter of American actress, dancer, and television personality Jodie Sweetin
- Beatrix in song, story & screen
Beatrix Kiddo (real name of The Bride in the Kill Bill movies)