Adelaide, the name has a description or meaning which is from Old German, 'nobility'
Adelaide has a Name day of 15th June, please check our history page to find out how this was derived
This description represents the Female usage of the name.
This name is a variant of the original name Alice
Historically Famous Adelaides
St Alice was a twelfth-century Cistercian nun from Brussels, who contracted leprosy. It was an immense
tragedy for her because she had to accept solitary confinement, and was unable to drink Communion wine from the chalice. Her life and faith, sustained by visions, was described by a member of her community and Alice was canonized for her patience in suffering