Enid Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Enid:
Of uncertain origin and derivation, Enid might be derived from the Old Welsh enaid (soul), a word used as an endearment. In Arthurian legend, Enid was the virtuous and patient wife of Geraint, one of the knights of the Round Table.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Enid Bagnold (aka Lady Enid Jones) (1889–1981), British author and playwright
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Enid Blyton (1897–1968), popular British children's writer
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Enid Starkie (1897-1970), Irish literary critic
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