[as-trid; Norwegian ahs-tree]


a female given name: from Scandinavian, meaning “divine strength.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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fem. proper name, from Norse, related to Old High German Ansitruda, from ansi "god" (see Asgard) + trut "beloved, dear."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper