"strong protection"

Walburga Origin and Meaning

The name Walburga is girl's name of German origin meaning "strong protection".
An ancient saint's name belonging to an 8th century English missionary. Variants include Walpurga and Walpurgis.

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Famous People Named Walburga

  • Saint WalburgaEnglish missionary to the Frankish Empire
  • Walburga "Wally" Neuzilmodel of the painter Egon Schiele
  • Walburga Ehrengarde HelenaLady Paget, friend of Britain's Queen Victoria
  • Walburga Habsburg DouglasCountess Douglas, German,Swedish politician
  • Walburga "Dolly" OesterreichAmerican housewife famous for her affair with Otto Sanhuber; subject of film "The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom"
  • Walburga FrickeGerman politician
  • WalburgaBaroness of Hirschberg, Princess Albrecht of Schaumberg,Lippe
  • Walburga or WalpurgisPrincess of Saarwerden, daughter of Prince Frederick IV of Moers; wife of James of Lichtenberg
  • Walburga Stemmermistress of German General Erwin Rommel and mother of his child
  • Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia ChristinaQueen of Germany; Holy Roman Empress
  • Maria Anna Walburga Ignatia "Nannerl" Mozartsister of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Ildikó Mária WalburgaArchduchess of Austria; daughter of Duchess Eilika of Oldenburg and Archduke Georg of Austria

Walburga in Pop Culture

  • Walburga Blackharpy character in the "Harry Potter" series
  • "Valperga" 1823 historical novel by Mary Shelley