Meaning and name origin
Brunilda \b-runil-da, br(u)-ni-lda\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Brunilda is "ready for battle". Brunilda is a variant of Brunhilda (Old German): heroine of the Siegfried legend made popular by the Ring cycle of operas by Richard Wagner.
Brunilda is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2262 out of 4276, Top 53%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Brunilda for girls. Brunilda reached its highest rank of #697 in the U.S. in 1940-1949. (2014 statistics).