Variation of the word wild or German
"to strive"

Wylda Origin and Meaning

The name Wylda is a girl's name of German, English origin meaning "to strive".

The German name for girls Wylda was introduced to the world by British filmmaker/artist, director of Fifty Shades of Gray Sam Taylor-Wood and her actor husband, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who named their daughter Wylda Rae. Is that Wylda, which rhymes with Hilda, and might be found inhabiting a sod hut on the Kansas prairie in 1901? Or Wylda, sister of Wilder, destined for a future as a hell-raising singer in a rock band?

Famous People Named Wylda

  • Wylda Rae Johnsondaughter of Aaron and Sam Taylor,Johnson