[ aw-dree ]
/ ˈɔ dri /


a female given name: from Old English words meaning “noble” and “strength.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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fem. proper name, contracted from Etheldreda, a Latinized form of Old English Æðelðryð, literally "noble might," from æðele "noble" (see atheling) + ðryð "strength, might."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper