Imelda
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
ee-MEL-dah
Meaning
Fighting the whole battle
More info about the name "Imelda"

Imelda is a Spanish and Italian variant of Irmhild. Irmhild originates in Germanic languages and means "fighting the whole battle". As a feminine given name it is very unusual and considered old-fashioned in the United States. Blessed Imelda Lambertini was the 14th century patron saint of First Holy Communicants, a Catholic Church ceremony.

Popularity of the Name Imelda
Also Spelled Like...

Ymelda

Famous Imeldas

Imelda Marcos - former First Lady of the Philippines
Imelda Martinez - athlete
Imelda Staunton - actress

+ Add a Name ·
Belly Ballot uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By using Belly Ballot, you accept our
use of cookies.