Literary name

Glinda Origin and Meaning

The name Glinda is a girl's name .

Glinda is famous as the name of the Good Witch in The Wizard of Oz, invented by author L. Frank Baum. but has there ever been a real life, non-fictional Glinda? Not in the US last year. The name may be related to the Welsh Glenda, itself a 20th century invention.

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Glinda in Pop Culture

  • Glinda the Good Witchcharacter in L. Frank Baum's "The Wizard of Oz"
  • Galinda "Glinda" Uplandcharacter in novel and musical "Wicked" based on "The Wizard of Oz"