Meaning and name origin
Bathilda \b(a)-thil-da, bath(i)-lda\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Bathilda is "woman warrior". Saint Bathild was a young English girl who became queen of the Franks in the seventh century. She was canonized for opposing the then-flourishing slave trade, and also for founding a convent.
Bathilda is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Bathilda for girls. Bathilda has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Mathilda. This name tends to be more commonly used than Bathilda.