Origin of the name BLANDINE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name BLANDINE.
form of Latin Blandina
(q.v.), meaning "profoundly polite speaker." (Personal and
Family Names, Long, 1883). Moody renders this name
"caressing." (What Is Your Name?, Moody, 1863).
A few lines of Liszt's to the
Freundin, Sept. 14: "Bülow and his wife will come to see me
at Weimar in about ten days. Cosima found that her mother had left
Switzerland, and Blandine has just written from Florence to ask me for
news of her sister...." (Life of Richard Wagner, Glasenapp,