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The name Ouida is a girl's name of English origin. Ouida and is often added to lists like January Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Too eccentric?!".
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This Victorian pen name is the childish version of the novelist's real name, Louisa, but it has managed to gain a sophisticated image. Ouisa is a similar childhood nickname name.
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Ouida was my paternal grandmother's name. I have never heard of it before or found much information about it's origins. I have no Idea where her parent's found the name.
does the name Ouida mean follow in some native American languages
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