Anglo-Saxon fem. proper name, Old English Æðelðryð, literally "of noble strength" (see Audrey).
Examples from the Web for etheldred
Etheldred shrank from what she might have to behold, and Flora hastened down, too busy and too useful to have time to think.
Etheldred finished the letter through blinding tears, while rising sobs almost choked her.
He would scarcely have thus spoken to any one but Etheldred, to whom, as well as to himself, it seemed mere matter-of-fact.
Etheldred May and Meta Rivers were together in the drawing-room.
Miss Winter looked at Etheldred reprovingly, and she shrank into herself, drew apart, and indulged in a reverie.