Maud (given name)

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Maud (approximately pronounced "mawd" in English), is an Old German feminine given name meaning "powerful battler". It is a variant of the given name Matilda but is uncommon as a surname.

The name's popularity in 19th century England is associated with Alfred Lord Tennyson's poem Maud.[1][2] People with the name include:


  1. ^ "Origin and Meaning of the Name Maud". babynamesworld. Retrieved 2008-09-29. 
  2. ^ "Maud - Name Meaning and Origin". Retrieved 2008-09-29. 

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