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Gender: Female Meaning of Beatrix: "she who brings happiness; blessed" Origin of Beatrix: Latin

The name Beatrix is a girl's name of Latin, Dutch origin meaning "she who brings happiness; blessed". Beatrix and is often added to lists like Badass Princess Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop you least favourite (girls with middles)".

From the experts:

Beatrix, has a solid history of its own apart from Beatrice, with that final x adding a playful, animated note to the name's imposing history. It has been largely associated with Beatrix (born Helen) Potter, creator of Peter Rabbit, and Beatrix has been Queen of The Nethelands since 1980.

The main character in Quentin Tarantino's movie Kill Bill was Beatrix Kiddo, played by Uma Thurman.

Actress Jodie Sweetin has a daughter called Beatrix, and designer Kate Spade chose it for her daughter Frances's middle name.

Both Bea and Trixie are adorable nicknames,and Beatriz is the Spanish form.

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Famous People Named Beatrix

Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, Queen of the Netherlands (reigned 1980-2013)
(Helen) Beatrix Potter, English children's author and illustrator
Beatrix Hoyt, American golfer
Beatrix Loughran, American figure skater
Beatrix "Trixi" Schuba, Austrian figure skater
Beatrix Jones Farrand, American landscape architect
Beatrix Balogh, Hungarian Olympic handballer
Beatrix Ong, British shoe designer
Beatrix Alice Marie Melita Margarete, Princess of Hohenlohe-Langenburg; daughter of Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark; niece of Britain's Prince Philip
Sophie Hélène Béatrix, Princess of France; daughter of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette
Beatrix Lazard (b, 1966), daughter of novelist Danielle Steel and Claude-Eric Lazard
Beatrix Carlin Sweetin-Coyle (b. 2010), daughter of actress Jodie Sweetin and Morty Coyle
Beatrix Belle "Trixie" Box (b. 2013), daughter of TV presenter Fifi Box
Beatrix Leigh Cody (b. 2015), daughter of reality TV personalities John and Candice Cody ("Survivor")
Catharina-Amalia Beatrix Carmen Victoria (b. 2003), Princess of Orange

Pop Culture References for the name Beatrix

Beatrix "Trixie" Belden, main character in the book series by Julie Campbell Tatham
Beatrix Kiddo, main character in the Kill Bill movies
Beatrix Coltrane, character in movie "Little Pieces of Sunshine"
Beatrix, character in video game "Final Fantasy IX"
Beatrix Bloxam, character in the Harry Potter series
Beatrix "Trixie" Franklin, character on TV's "Call the Midwife"
Beatrix, mother of the legendary English Knight of the Swan
Beatrix MacMillan, companion on TV's "Doctor Who"
"Beatrix Cenci," opera by Alberto Ginastera and its main character
Beatrix, from the School for Good and Evil book series
The Beatrix Girls, fashion dolls
Beatrix a character from the movie "Parallel"