Maud Name Meaning & Origin
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- Nicknames for Maud
Maudie, M, Maudy
- Meanings and history of the name Maud
Maud is an irish name short for Matilda. It means powerful warrior and is most used in the UK and Netherlands.
- Famous real-life people named Maud
Lucy Maud Montgomery, (always called "Maud" by family and friends) publicly known as L. M. Montgomery, (November 30, 1874–April 24, 1942) was a Canadian author, best known for a series of novels beginning with "Anne of Green Gables," published in 1908.
Maud Gonne (1866-1953), gutsy social rights activist, actor, writer, editor, also inspiration for Irish poet Yeat's Cathleen in Houlihan (1892) and his unrequited lover, co-founder for Daughters of Erin, one of the founders of Sinn Fein, helped establish the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, formed the Women’s Prisoners’ Defence League.
Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria, Queen of Norway, Princess of England.
Dr. Maud Menten, Canadian chemist.
Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina Windsor (b.2013), granddaughter of Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, daughter of Lord and Lady Frederick Windsor, 49th in line to the British Throne
- Maud in song, story & screen
"Maud", poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson