Gender: Female Pronunciation: WEE-da Origin of Ouida: English diminutive

Ouida Origin and Meaning

The name Ouida is a girl's name of English origin.

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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Sue Hale Says:


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.

Ouida Henry Says:


does the name Ouida mean follow in some native American languages