Isolda is a variant of the Celtic or Germanic name Isolde. As a Germanic name, Isolde derived from the names Ishild or Iswalta. The Celtic origin lies in the Old Irish name Essylt.
What is the meaning of the name Isolda?
Isolda means “iron ruler” (from Old High German “isan” = iron + “hiltja” = battle + “waltan” = to rule). In Celtic, Isolde means “one who is gazed at” or “the beautiful one” (from kymric “syllu” = to gazed at).