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What does Tildie mean?

Tildie Pronunciation of Tildie [tildie] as a name for girls has its root in Old German, and the meaning of Tildie is "mighty in battle". Tildie is an alternate spelling of Matilda (Old German). Tildie is also a derivative of Tilda (Old German).

Associated with: mighty (strong), battle.


Tildie has 3 variants: Thilda, Tilde and Tildy.

6 more alternative forms via Matilda, Tilda: Maudie, Thilde, Tilley, Tilli, Tillie and Tilly.

Creative forms:
(female) Taldie, Tilday, ..

(male) Tilta, Tiltau, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tildie Sandra (T.S.), ..

How popular is Tildie?

Tildie is a rare given name for females. Tildie is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Matilda (#535 from recent data), Tilly, Tillie, Tilda, Maudie and Tilde are the prominent alternative forms of Tildie (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Thilde, are uncommon. These relations of Tildie reached the apex of their popularity a century ago (average #876) and have become much less popular since, with forms like Matilda becoming somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Matilda, Maudie, Tilda, Tillie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Matilda, Tilda, Tilde, Tilly outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Ailie, Aillie, Biddie, Billie, Birdie, Cindie, Gillie, Goldie, Hilde, Hildi, Hildie, Hillie, Huldie, Jillie, Lidie, Lilie, Lillie, Lindie, Millie, Milzie, Mindie, Silkie, Silvie, Sindie, Taddie, Talie, Tallie, Tandie, Teddie, Tibbie, Tiffie, Timmie, Tinie, Tippie, Trilbie, Trudie and Willie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tildie.

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