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10 Royal Female Names Inspired by Queens of Jerusalem

10 Royal Female Names Inspired by Queens of Jerusalem

We have created for you a list of 10 royal female names inspired by Queens of Jerusalem.

 

Sibylla

Name origin: Old French and Greek.

Meaning: divine counsel.

Reference: Sibylla, Queen Regnant of Jerusalem (1186-1190).

 

Adelaide

Name origin: Old German.

Meaning: honorable, noble.

Reference: Adelaide del Vasto, Queen Consort of Jerusalem (1117) as the wife of King Baldwin the first, but their marriage was annuled.

 

Agnes

Name origin: Greek.

Meaning: sacred, chaste.

Reference: Agnes of Courtenay, Queen Consort of Jerusalem (1163) as the wife of King Amalric.

Note: the High Court of Jerusalem refused to accept Agnes as Queen and their marriage was annulled.

 

Elisabeth

Name origin: Hebrew.

Meaning: God is my oath.

Reference: Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen Consort of Jerusalem as the wife of King Conrad the fourth (1246-1254).

 

Maria

Name origin: Hebrew and Egyptian.

Meaning: rebel or exalted.

Reference: Maria of Montferrat, Queen Regnant of Jerusalem (1205-1212).

 

Melisende

Name origin: Old French.

Meaning: strength, power.

Reference: Melisende, Queen of Jerusalem (1131-1153).

 

Arda

Name meaning: uncertain, may mean justified or blessed.

Origin: Armenian or Old Persian.

Reference: Arda of Armenia, Queen Consort of Jerusalem (1105) as the wife of King Baldwin the first, but their marriage was annulled.

 

Morphia

Name meaning: form, shape, personification of dreams, personification of desires, personification of hope.

Origin: Greek.

Reference: Morphia of Melitene, Queen Consort of Jerusalem (1118-1127) as the wife of King Baldwin the second.

 

Theodora

Name origin: Greek.

Meaning: gift of God.

Reference: Theodora Komnene, Queen Consort of Jerusalem (1158-1162) as the wife of King Baldwin the second.

 

Isabella

Name origin: Spanish and Hebrew.

Meaning: God is my oath.

Reference: Isabella the first, Queen Regnant of Jerusalem (1190-1205).

 

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