See also: Valdís

Contents

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Valdis

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Valdis: Valdisarson
  • daughter of Valdis: Valdisardóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Valdis
Accusative Valdis
Dative Valdis
Genitive Valdisar

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

First recorded in the end of 19th century. From valdīt (rule). Also shortened from Valdemārs, giving it a similar Old High German meaning.

Proper nounEdit

Valdis m

  1. A male given name.

ReferencesEdit

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Valdis was the only given name of 7723 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.