HOME | Contact/Privacy | Links

Proudly Hosted by JaguarPC.com

***

 

 

Origin of the name FEDELM.
Etymology of the name FEDELM.
Meaning of the baby name FEDELM.

  

FEDELM.  A feminine form of Irish Feidhlim (q.v.), meaning "great goodness," from feile, "hospitality."  Felim is unisex.

    Fedelm Nóicride:  Various explanations of her name are given in the "Cóir Anmann" (Fitness of Names):  "Fedelm Nói-cruthach, "nine-shaped," i.e. nine shapes would come to her whenever she was looked at.  Or Núa-chrothach, "fresh-formed," i.e. because of her beauty a fresh form upon her was displayed to every one.  Or Núa-chraidech, "fresh-hearted" was she because of her friendliness.""Ir. Texte," iii. 2 Heft, p. 397.  Another personage of same name but with a different epithet is found in Brit. Museum, Harl., 5280, fol. 34b:  "a short story of Cuchulainn and the lady Felim Foltcain, one of the water-nymphs of the river Boyne." (Fled Bricrend: the Feast of Bricriu, Henderson, 1899).

***


More Names

A-Z Baby Names

Girl Names
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z
 
Boy Names
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z


***
a2z Menu

Books consulted

Privacy & Contact Info

Site Map


***
20kweb Menu
Special Categories
Butterfly Names, Dragon Names, Dream Names,
Evil Names,
Flower Names,
Funny Names, Rainbow Names, Secret Names, Shadow Names, Warrior Names, Weapon/Armor Names,
Weekday Names, Wolf Names & much more.

 
HOME
 
Copyright Info

  

 

***

Online since 1999.

Visitors since 2006

Visitors since
August 02, 2008

Web Design Copyrighted 20000-names.com