Meaning and Origin of: Seda

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Armenian : Forest voices

Family name origins & meanings

  • Jewish (Sephardic) and Catalan : metonymic occupational name for a silk merchant, from seda ‘silk’.
  • Portuguese : habitational name from a place so called in the Portuguese region of Alentejo.
  • Czech (Šeda) : nickname from the adjective šedý ‘gray(-haired)’.
  • Polish (Sęda) : from Sęda, a pet form of the Polish personal names Sędzimir, composed of the elementssądzić ‘to judge’ + mir ‘peace’, orSędziwoj, from sądzić ‘to judge’ + woj‘warrior’.