• Gender: Female
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Gray Battle/Strong Woman

What is the meaning of the name Zelda?

The name Zelda is primarily a female name of German origin that means Gray Battle/Strong Woman.

Originally a short form of the name Griselda. Zelda Fitzgerald, wife of author F. Scott Fitzgerald.

People who like the name Zelda also like:

Amelia, Alice, Scarlett, Charlotte, Ophelia, Aurora, Violet, Silas, Oliver, Theodore, Gabriel, Liam, Henry, Atticus

Names like Zelda:


Stats for the Name Zelda

checkmark Zelda is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Zelda is currently #669 in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Zelda:

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1. Potential mispronunciation or misspelling due to its unique and uncommon nature.
2. Association with the video game character, which may lead to assumptions or stereotypes.
3. Difficulty in finding personalized items or merchandise with the name, as it is not as widely available as more common names.
4. Potential teasing or bullying from peers due to its distinctiveness.
5. Possible confusion or mistaken identity with other similar-sounding names like Zara or Zella.

Songs about Zelda

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Beautiful Zelda - the Bonzo Dog Band
Zelda - The Rabbit Joint