Gender: Female Meaning of Imelda: "all-consuming fight" Origin of Imelda: Italian and Spanish from German

Imelda Origin and Meaning

The name Imelda is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "all-consuming fight".

Saint's name made infamous by shoe-loving Philippine dictator's wife Imelda Marcos.

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Aurelius Says:


An absolutely wonderful name, made controversially either better or worse because of Imelda Marcos. Shoes!

ambercat Says:


I can't seem to disassociate this name from Mrs. Marcos

imelda Says:


waoo such a good name ilike it